Diana Khoi Nguyen

A centaur from the waist up.

Poet and human.

POEMS (Online)


"Gyotaku" [3], Drunk in a Midnight Choir, Spring 2017

Gyotaku,” and "Overture," Boston Review, April/May 2017


"Disobedience" and "Like Life," Pinwheel, Issue 10

"Ghost Of," American Poetry Review, Vol. 45, No. 02

"As from the Corpse, No Door," The Adroit Journal, Issue 14


"Between Dog and Wolf," HOUND, Issue 3

"Buzkashi," PEN America, Fall 2015

"To the Earth," Cosmonauts Avenue, Issue 1.7


"Getting the Hero to Speak," Kenyon Review Online, Winter 2014


"The Smallest Woman in the World," a collaboration with Bill Domonkos, Likestarlings, November 2013

"Buzkashi,"  Poetry, October 2013

"The Los Angeles of Brother and Grief," Banango Street , Issue 5

"Soft Architecture," "A Bunker in This Country," Ostrich Review, Issue 4

"Self-Portrait as Justin Boening," "Flaw in the Nursery," The Collagist , Issue 49

“Naïveté for a New World,” “Sister, Be With Us,” “Deposition on Traumata,” “Fledge,” Memorious, Issue 20

"Souvenirs from a Future World," "Johannes & Margaret," OmniVerse, July 2013

“Post-Apocalypse with Sun Intact,” Phantom Limb, Spring 2013 



"Deaf Basketball Tournament," "What the Seeing One Told," Vinyl Poetry, Volume 5

"Sirenomelia," elimaeJanuary



"Selkie Weaning Young," Devil's Lake, Fall

"Nude in Forest," "Man with Swan Arm," "Abduction,"  Pool Poetry