About Max

Max Roland Ekstrom is a poet living in Vermont with his family. His work appears frequently in literary journals, with work forthcoming or appearing in Plainsongs, Illuminations, The Hollins Critic, Confrontation, Hubbub, The Lyric, The Comstock Review, and many others. He has been anthologized in Except for Love: New England Poets Inspired by Donald Hall, from Encircle Publications.

Max offers monthly workshops through Burlington Writers Workshop. Currently, these workshops are available online and are free and open to the public. Please visit https://burlingtonwritersworkshop.com/ for more information on how to join a session.

Max also discusses a different sonnet every week on his YouTube Channel.

Here are some places to find his work online:

FEED Magazine, Issue 1-45: https://feedlitmag.com/2021/03/25/issue-1-45/

New World Writing, January, 2021: https://newworldwriting.net/max-roland-ekstrom-five-poems/

Dovecote Magazine, Spring 2019: http://dovecotemag.com/magazine/01/

Monpelier PoemCity 2020 Festival (COVID edition): https://www.kellogghubbard.org/videos

Third Wednesday, volume 13, #4. Third Wednesday issues are available in-print for purchase, or as a free PDF download at https://thirdwednesdaymagazine.org/

You can also find him on Twitter at https://www.twitter.com/@ekstrom