Author: Daniel Groves & Greg Williamson, Editors

Greg Williamson grew up in Nashville, Tennessee. His first book, The Silent Partner, was published by Storyline Press and won the Nicholas Roerich Prize in 1995. His second book, Errors in the Script, was published by Overlook Press in 2001 and was runner-up for the NYC Poets' Prize. Since then, he has published two more collections, A MOST MARVELOUS PIECE OF LUCK and THE HOLE STORY OF KIRBY THE SNEAK AND ARLO THE TRUE, both with Waywiser. He has received a Whiting Award, an NEA grant, and an Academy Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, among other honors. He teaches in The Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins University.

Daniel Groves was born and raised in Narragansett, Rhode Island, and educated at Johns Hopkins University. A staff member at the Sewanee Writers' Conference, Groves has published a volume of poetry titled The Lost Boys (2010). His poems have appeared in numerous journals, including Paris Review, Yale Review, Poetry, Best New Poets 2005.

Jiggery-Pokery Semicentennial
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Jiggery-Pokery Semicentennial

The Waywiser Press

Poetry. It is 50 years since Atheneum published Anthony Hecht and John Hollander's Jiggery-Pokery, a compendium of verses known as double dactyls. The double dactyl was the invention of Hecht and Paul Pascal, and is was aptly described on the jacket...

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