Steven D. Schroeder’s second book, The Royal Nonesuch (Spark Wheel Press, 2013), won the 2014 Devil's Kitchen Reading Award from Southern Illinois University. His poetry is available from New England Review, Pleiades, Verse, The Journal, Barrow Street, Crab Orchard Review, Indiana Review, Drunken Boat, The Collagist, The Rumpus, and Verse Daily. Pieces have also appeared by invitation in city parks, public transportation, and business waiting rooms. He co-curates the Observable Reading Series, serves as a board member for River Styx magazine, and works as a Certified Professional Résumé Writer. A Colorado kid at heart, he now lives in St. Louis.
Publications and Prizes
The Royal Nonesuch (Spark Wheel Press, 2013), Torched Verse Ends (BlazeVOX Books, 2009)
90 Percent of Everything (Scantily Clad Press, 2008)
32 Poems, Barn Owl Review, Barrow Street, Bat City Review, Beloit Poetry Journal, Bitter Oleander, Cimarron Review, Copper Nickel, Court Green, Crab Orchard Review, Cream City Review, diode, Drunken Boat, Four Way Review, Indiana Review, iO: A Journal of New American Poetry, Natural Bridge, New England Review, Pleiades, River Styx, Sou'wester, South Dakota Review, Southeast Review, The Collagist, The Journal, The Laurel Review, The Rumpus, Verse, Verse Daily, Washington Square
2014 Devil's Kitchen Reading Award
2006 Laureate Prize, National Poetry Review