The Hummingbird Press, Winston-Salem, NC: 1994
Spring Street Editions, Sylva, NC: 2010
O Beautiful Bug (chapbook), Jacar Press, Durham, NC: 2015
John Thomas York's poems have appeared in these journals and many others:
Appalachian Journal, Appalachian Review, Cold Mountain Review, Greensboro Review, Kenyon Review Online, Pembroke Magazine, North Carolina Literary Review, Pine Mountain Sand & Gravel, South Carolina Review, StorySouth, Tar River Poetry, and International Poetry Review.