David Kopaska-Merkel has been writing SF and fantasy since rock was young. He won the Rhysling award (Science Fiction Poetry Association) for best long poem in 2006 for a collaboration with Kendall Evans. His latest poetry collection, SETI Hits Paydirt, was published by Popcorn Press. He edits and publishes Dreams And Nightmares, a genre poetry zine in its 30th year of publication. He lives in a farmhouse that has been engulfed, but not digested, by a city.
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