This week we welcome Matthew Yeager as our guest blogger. Matthew's poems have
appeared or are
forthcoming in Best American Poetry 2005, Best American Poetry 2010,
City Review, NY Quarterly, Gulf Coast, and elsewhere. His short film "A Big Ball of Foil in a
Small NY Apartment," was an official selection at ten film festivals in
2009, picking up two awards. Other
distinctions include the 2009 Barthelme Prize in Short Prose. The son of a coal-miner’s daughter, he
graduated St. Xavier High School in 1998.
His hobbies include bicycling, mixology, going to the
consuming as much content as possible as pertains the Cincinnati
Bengals. With Sean Logan, he is the co-founder of
Chicken Truck Production. Matthew lives in Brooklyn, NY.