Dixon Hearne teaches and writes in southern California and Mississippi. His work has been twice nominated for the Pushcart Prize. His poetry has been anthologized in the Louisiana volume of Texas Review Press’s Southern Poetry Anthology series and recently received an award from Midwest Literary Magazine. Other poetry appears in New Plains Review, Poetry Quarterly, Big Muddy, Weber: The Contemporary West, Yellow Medicine Review, Mythium Literary Journal, Poetica, Hudson View, The Penwood Review, Tipton Poetry Journal, and elsewhere. He is currently at work on new poetry and short story collections.