Burkard, Michael

Michael Burkard is the author of nine collections of poetry, most recently Unsleeping (Sarabande, 2001) and Pennsylvania Collection Agency (New Issues, 2001). He has received a Whiting Writers� Award, the Poetry Society of America�s Alice Fay di Castagnola Award and two grants from the NEA. He has worked as an alcoholism counselor, particularly with children whose lives have been impacted by alcoholism. (2004)

The Green Grass of the Wind (From Issue 7)