blackbirdan online journal of literature and the artsSpring 2014  Vol. 13  No. 1
Ryan Walsh

Ryan Walsh is the author of The Sinks (Midwest Writing Center Press, 2010), winner of the 2010 Mississippi Valley Poetry Chapbook Contest. His poetry has appeared in Ecotone; FIELD; Forklift, Ohio; Green Mountains Review; Narrative and elsewhere. He earned an MFA in creative writing from the University of Wisconsin–Madison and was a 2011 Ruth Lilly Poetry Fellowship finalist. He is director of the writing program at the Vermont Studio Center.  end

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