Was named the first Poet Laureate of Washington State by the governor (2008-2010). Distinguished Visiting Northwest Writer at Seattle University campus and in Ireland during summer Studies Abroad program. Co-Editor of Brooding Heron Press & Bindery, 1982-Present.
Publications and Prizes
All That Might Be Done (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2014), The Grace of Necessity (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2008), Vertebrae (second edition) (Eastern Washington University Press, 2008)
Washington Book Award for Poetry (2008). National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Poetry (2009). Artist Trust Fellowship in Poetry.
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Listing last updated: January 31, 2015