Rick Liljegren is a former Poetry Editor for Hayden’s Ferry Review and the 1998 recipient of the Dorothy M. Hood Poetry Award presented by the Creative Writing department of Arizona State University. Rick currently lives in Scottsdale, Arizona and teaches English at ASU. At this very moment he is typing furiously to complete his first […]
Yusef Komunyakaa’s latest book of poetry is Thieves of Paradise. He teaches at Princeton University. In 1991, Philip Levine won the National Book Award with What Work Is. In 1995 he won the Pulitzer Prize, also for poetry, with The Simple Truth. Both are published by Knopf. In April 1999, his new book came out, […]
Tracey Knapp received her B.F.A. from Syracuse University in 1998, where she was awarded the Raymond Carver Award for Best Group of Poems by an Undergraduate. The Kat Ran Press, an independent rare book printing press, published her first book of poems, Match in a Bottle (1997). This limited edition also included original drawings by artist […]
Mary Crockett Hill is the director of a local history musuem in southwestern Virginia. Her first book, If You Return Home with Food, won the 1998 Bluestem Poetry Award and is available from Bluestem Press.
Jeff Hardin teaches at Columbia State Community College in Columbia, TN. His poems appear in Ascent, Amaranth, Crab Orchard Review, Hayden’s Ferry Review and others. His manuscript, A Large Land Where No One Dies, several times a finalist, seeks a publisher.
Douglas Goetsch has published two collections of poetry, Nobody’s Hell (1999, Hanging Loose Press) and Wherever You Want (1997, Pavement Saw Press). His poems, essays, and reviews have appeared or are forthcoming in The Iowa Review, Ploughshares, Prairie Schooner, ONTHEBUS, and The Fourth Genre. He teaches creative writing and English at Stuyvesant High School in […]