Daniel Mark Patterson has been a voice on stages across North America for over 10 years, but has forayed into literary waters for the first time in 2020. In 2018 he won the Art in Action Award for his video poem "Autobiography of a Body" and its portrayal of mental illness. In September 2017 he featured prominently in "In Their Words" a TV Documentary following the lives of 5 Spoken Word poets. He has work soon to be appearing in The Gateway Review and New Feathers Anthology. He is also hard at work on a Spoken Word Show titled "Mortality by Lamplight."
Open Letter: To the Beds that have borne me: