Henry Crawford

Henry Crawford is a poet living and writing in the Washington, DC area. His work has appeared in several journals and online publications including Boulevard, Copper Nickel, Folio, Borderline Press and The Offbeat. He was a 2016 nominee for a Pushcart Prize for his poem "The City of Washington" appearing in District Lit. His first collection of poetry, American Software, was released in May of 2017 by WordTech Communications through its imprint, CW Books.


  • Practiced law in the District of Columbia for over 15 years.
  • Worked as a software developer since 2000.
  • Writes with the Surrey Street poetry collective.
  • Can be found on his bike most sunny days and weekends.
  • Married for over 38 years with two wonderful children.

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