about Bill

Bill Moran is a performance poet and former medic from Houston, TX. He is a two-time Austin Poetry Slam Champion, and has an MFA Poetry degree from Louisiana State University. He has toured regularly since 2011, performing and teaching throughout Europe, Australia, Southeast Asia, and the US. His work has been featured on Button Poetry (video), University of Hell Press, Alien Mouth, Pressure Gauge Press, and Phoebe. He currently lives and works in Houston as a teaching artist for Writers in the Schools.

He co-authored his first book of poetry "Wreck / Age" with Simon Kindt, and it is available now through Alien Mouth.

His debut book of poetry "Oh God Get Out Get Out" is out now via Write Bloody Publishing. It is a collection of poems that walk through the haunted house of trauma & illness & loss, organize it, and return us to a self & world that is once again habitable.

He appreciates your concern and well-wishes, but swears he is okay. Really.