Charlie Bondhus’s poetry chapbook What We Have Learned to Love was the recipient of BrickHouse Books’s 2009 Stonewall Series Chapbook Award. He earned his MFA in creative writing from Goddard College in 2005, and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in literature at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, where he teaches writing and literature. His poetry manuscript, How the Boy Might See It, was a finalist for the 2007 Blue Light Press Award for a first book. His poetry and fiction have been published in The Harrow, Potter’s Field 3, The Starry Night Review, Swell, Red Owl Magazine, Poetry Motel, and Mirage #4: Period[ical], and he has an academic article forthcoming in the May 2010 edition of Gothic Studies.
6/10/09 – Charlie Bondhus