Victor W. Pearn was educated at the University of Illinois, Springfield (BA), and the University of Colorado, (MA). 1984 Coloradan Poetry Award.

His first collection of poems was Devil Dogs and Jarheads (Busca, Inc. Ithaca, NY, 2003). His second volume is Apricot Harvest (Indian Paintbrush Poets. CO,2012).

In 2005 he founded Pearn and Associates, Inc., Book Publishing. He has published 31 books.

He taught English 2009-2010 at Jining University in China.

His poems have been read on the “Writer’s Almanac” four times by Garrison Keillor.