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Cecile's Writer: Jonathan RoweAuthor: Jonathan Rowe

Country of residence: United States of America

Nationality: American

Mother tongue: English

Jonathan Rowe was born in Boston, Massachusetts but moved to Johannesburg, South Africa at the age of twelve, and spent the next nine years there before returning to the United States. His parents are of American and British nationality. Jonathan’s work has been published in Emmanuel College's literary magazine, The Saintly Review, and can be found at

  • Marking Absence

    April 30, 2018 • Poems
    Marking Absence

    Poem by Jonathan Rowe

    There were ways I marked Dad’s absence:
    living room sofa without his slender frame  ... Read on...

  • The Visitor

    March 26, 2018 • Poems
    The Visitor

    Poem by Jonathan Rowe

    On evening news, I watched smoke billow
    above Alexandra, Durban and Soweto... Read on...