writes poetry in his hometown of St. Louis, Missouri, where he is
the founder and curator of Observable Readings (http://observable.org). His
work has appeared in Boston Review, Fence, Painted Bride Quarterly, Black
Clock, and other places, and his first full-length book, The Bird Hoverer,
was published by BlazeVOX in 2007. His second, Direction, is forthcoming
from Persea Books.