Martin Scott 

Martin Scott is a writer living in Houston, Texas, where he teaches English at the Houston Community College-Northline Mall Campus. He has earned Creative Writing degrees from the University of Iowa (MFA) and the University of Houston (Ph.D.). He has previously published poems in such journals as New York Quarterly, Southern Poetry Review, Plainsongs, Willow Spring, Gulf Coast, Sow's Ear Poetry Review, Tucumcari Literary Review, Quasar Review and Poet Lore, as well as essays in Blue Mesa Review, Under the Sun, Many Mountains Moving, 4X4: The Newport Review and Paideuma. Most recently, he won the Larry Levis Editors' Award for Poetry at The Missouri Review, and a $3,000 fellowship in Creative Nonfiction from the Austin Writers' League.