Click here to read this week’s poem: “Walking Half Moon Canyon” by Michael Dwayne Smith.
Michael Dwayne Smith proudly owns and operates the English-speaking world’s most mysterious name. His apparitions can be seen at Word Riot, kill author, Monkeybicycle, BLIP, Cortland Review, Pirene’s Fountain, Blue Fifth Review, Northville Review, Orion headless, Heavy Feather Review, Snow Monkey, and other haunts. A recipient of both the Hinderaker Prize for poetry and the Polonsky Prize for fiction, he lives in a desert town with his wife, son, and rescued animals. Conjure him on Twitter @michaelthebear or on the interwebs at michaeldwaynesmith.tumblr.com.