Monday, January 25, 2010
Gary McDowell wins Orphic Prize for Poetry
Dream Horse Press is proud to announce that Gary L. McDowell's manuscript, American Amen, has won the 2009 Orphic Prize for Poetry and will be published in late 2010. Check out the press at http://home.comcast.net/~jpdancingbear/dhp.html. Gary is also the co-editor of The Rose Metal Press Field Guide to Prose Poetry: Contemporary Poets in Discussion and Practice due out from Rose Metal Press in early 2010. He has poems forthcoming in The Laurel Review, Indiana Review, Reed, Lumina, Parthenon West Review, Gargoyle, Barn Owl Review, Cider Press Review, and others. Gary is a third year PhD student at WMU studying poetry and American Literature. He lives in Kalamazoo with his wife and young son, Auden.