This week we welcome Timothy O’Keefe as our guest blogger. Timothy is the author of The Goodbye Town, winner of the 2010 FIELD Poetry Prize. His poems and lyric essays have appeared in The American Poetry Review, Boston Review, Denver Quarterly, Indiana Review, Seneca Review, and elsewhere. He has been awarded an Academy of American Poets prize and scholarships to attend the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference and Tin House Writer’s Workshop. He teaches at Westminster College and curates the University of Utah Guest Writers Series.