Paul Hostovsky, GPC 2012-2013
Paul Hostovsky's poems have won a Pushcart Prize, the Muriel Craft Bailey Award from The Comstock Review, and chapbook contests from Grayson Books, Riverstone Press, Frank Cat Press, and Split Oak Press. His work has been featured six times on Garrison Keillor's The Writer's Almanac and on Poetry Daily, Verse Daily, and Best of the Net 2008 and 2009. He has four full-length collections of poetry, Bending the Notes (2008), Dear Truth (2009), A Little in Love a Lot (2011), all published by Main Street Rag Press, and Hurt Into Beauty (2012) published by FutureCycle Press.
He works in Boston as a sign language interpreter at the Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf. More information and poems are available on his webpage.