Bruce Willard’s poems have appeared in African American Review, Agni Online, Harvard Review, Mead Magazine, Ploughshares, Salamander, 5 A.M. and other publications. His new collection of poems, Holding Ground, was published by Four Way Books (NYC), March of 2013.

Outside of his work as a poet, he works in the clothing and retail business. He is a graduate of Middlebury College and received a MFA from Bennington’s Writing Seminars in 2010. He divides his time between Colorado, Maine and California.