About the Author
Aldrich Press published Elijah Burrell's first poetry collection, The Skin of the River, in 2014. He received the 2010 Jane Kenyon Scholarship at Bennington College, where he earned his MFA in Writing and Literature at Bennington's Writing Seminars. In 2012 Burrell joined the faculty of Lincoln University in Jefferson City, Missouri. An assistant professor in Lincoln's Department of Humanities and Communication, Burrell teaches creative writing and literature. He resides near Jefferson City, Missouri.