About D.S. Martin

D.S. Martin is a Canadian poet with three collections to his credit. The newest book of his own poetry, Conspiracy of Light: Poems Inspired by the Legacy of C.S. Lewis, appeared in 2013 from Cascade Books, as part of the Poiema Poetry Series.

Conspiracy of Light by D.S. Martin
The Turning Aside edited by D.S. Martin
So The Moon Would Not Be Swallowed

His previous books include Poiema, which was a winner at the Word Awards in 2009, and his chapbook, So The Moon Would Not Be Swallowed, published by Rubicon Press (Edmonton) in 2007.

D.S. Martin’s new anthology The Turning Aside: The Kingdom Poets Book of Contemporary Christian Poetry has just appeared from Cascade Books. Imago has generously assisted with this project. Follow this link to contribute financially; (income tax receipts are available for Canadian donations).

He is the Series Editor for the Poiema Poetry Series from Cascade Books.

Follow these links to his poetry blogs: Kingdom Poets and The 55 Project.

His poetry has appeared in many journals in both Canada and the US, such as Canadian Literature, Christian Century, Dalhousie Review and Queen’s Quarterly. His chapbook is about his grandparents who were missionaries to China from 1923 to 1951. He has written about poetry for publications such as Books & Culture, and Ruminate. He and his wife, Gloria, live in Brampton, Ontario. They have two adult sons.

Conspiracy of Light is available through amazon.com, amazon.ca and amazon.co.uk

The Kindle edition for Poiema is now available from Amazon in the U.S., U.K., Canada, Germany, France, Spain, Brazil, India, Japan, Italy, and Mexico.