Meet the Author
BARON WORMSER is the author of eight books of poetry, a poetry chapbook, a memoir, a book of short stories and has co-authored two books about teaching poetry. He teaches in the Fairfield University MFA Program and directs the Frost Place Conference on Poetry and Teaching held in Franconia, NH. He has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation and an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from the University of Maine at Augusta. From 2000 to 2005 he served as poet laureate of Maine.