June 10, 2015 at 01:30AM on Twitter
Not all great poets make great poet laureates. Juan Felipe Herrera was born for the job: a poet's poet who is also tuned in and engaged.
— Dave Bonta (@morningporch) June 10, 2015
I'm the author of several books, including Ice Mountain: An Elegy, Breakdown: Banjo Poems, Words on the Street: An Inaction Comic, and Odes to Tools, but my real work is at my literary blog Via Negativa. I'm the editor and publisher of Moving Poems, a webzine showcasing the best poetry videos on the web. More...