March 09, 2016 at 11:25AM on Facebook
I grew up in the woods. The parents let us climb trees, go for long walks by ourselves, the works. Neither I nor my brothers ever even broke a bone.
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...