Michael Lee Johnson

Michael Lee Johnson is a poet and freelance writer from Itasca, Illinois.

His work has appeared in more than 280 publications and in over 20 countries, including the United States, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Scotland, Turkey, Fiji, Nigeria, Algeria, Africa, India, United Kingdom, Republic of Sierra Leone, Israel, Nepal, Thailand, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Finland, and Poland internet radio.  Audio MP3 of his poems are available upon request from the writer.

Johnson’s new poetry chapbook, From Which Place the Morning Rises, and a new photo version of his The Lost American: From Exile to Freedom are both available  here on Lulu.com.  The original version of The Lost American: From Exile to Freedom can be found here on iUniverse.  He also has two previously published chapbooks The Lost American: A Tender Touch & A Shade Of Blue and The Lost American II: From Exile to Freedom available here.

Additionally, Johnson is the publisher and editor of four poetry flash fiction sites–all presently open for submission:

A Tender Touch & A Shade Of Blue

Wizards of the Wind and Other Strange Places

Birds By My Window: Willow Tree Poems

Poetic Legacy: Home Of Poets and Writers

Author website: Michael Lee Johnson

Michael’s contributions to The Write Room are:


Tiny Sparrow Feet

~ by jwoodall on January 16, 2009.

One Response to “Michael Lee Johnson”

  1. Michael Lee Johnson, is one of the best imagistic poets I have read from Illinois since the time of Carl Sandburg.

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