Like a Bird, Bullet, or Arrow by Travis Cebula

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Travis Cebula graduated from the MFA program at Naropa University in 2009—the same year he became the founding editor and publisher of Shadow Mountain Press, which specializes in hand-stitched poetry chapbooks. In addition to working at his own press, he is an associate editor at Monkey Puzzle Press and teaches poetry, writing, and literature through the University of Denver’s University College and with the Left Bank Writers Retreat in Paris, France. He has authored five full-length collections of poetry and six chapbooks, the most recent of which, Dangerous Things to Please a Girl, is available now from BlazeVOX Books. Also, in 2011, Western Michigan University awarded him the Pavel Srut Fellowship for Poetry.