Thanks to Pikes Peak Poet Laureate Jim Ciletti for his kind words about the workshop I led over the weekend for members of Poetry West, a thriving community-based poetry organization just a couple of years from its 30th anniversary—in itself a testament to the group’s vitality. What a pleasure!
Joseph Hutchison, Colorado Poet Laureate 2014-2018, has published 17 books, including a translation of flash fictions by Mexican author Miguel Lupián, and co-edited two anthologies. He lives in the mountains southwest of Denver, Colorado, the city where he was born. He teaches at the University of Denver's University College, where he currently directs two programs: Arts & Culture and Global Affairs.