Timothy Pilgrim, a Pacific Northwest poet whose work explores loss, hope and redemption, gives you a warm (and hopeful) welcome! 

Below, sample a newer poem -- he posts a different one every few weeks.

Pilgrim published poems (linked above too) includes more than 240 published and accepted poems -- each accompanied by one of Pilgrim's photo.

His work has appeared in several dozen online and print literary journals.

Pilgrim poems can also be found in Idaho's Poets: A Centennial Anthology (University of Idaho Press), Tribute to Orpheus II (Kearney Street Books) and Weathered Pages: The Poetry Pole (Blue Begonia Press).

He is also one of three authors of Bellingham Poems (published 2014 by Flying Trout Press -- the book is available to order online at Bellingham Poems -- cover shown at left).


All new unpublished poems are available here (also linked at the upper right): Pilgrim new unpublished poetry

His older unpublished poems can be found here: Pilgrim older unpublished poems

Pilgrim also posts mass media educational material and provides links to alternative media voices.

 Explore information about the rich getting richer in America, government lies and propaganda, fake journalism, and a potpourri of media criticism at his Western Washington University site, Timothy Pilgrim -- poet and teacher. He is emeritus associate professor of journalism there.

Enjoy -- and thanks for visiting!

New Pilgrim poem

Working both sides of the candle


It won't be long now
at least for her


blown-out hope
melted, gone


street extinguished
just at dawn


end of shift, last drip
bottomed wick.

                              Timothy Pilgrim

   (copyrighted photo by Eugene Dale: Timothy Pilgrim)

    Site updated February 2015