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Michael Sowder

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Michael Sowder‘s most recent book, The Empty Boat, was chosen by Diane Wakoski to win the 2004 T.S. Eliot Prize. Also nominated for a Pulitzer Prize, the book was a finalist for the Utah Book Award, and poems from it were nominated for Pushcart Prizes. He is poetry editor of Isotope: A Journal of Literary Nature and Science Writing and is Associate Professor of English at Utah State University in Utah (USA).






Poems by Michael Sowder from The Empty Boat (Truman State University Press, 2004) are reprinted by permission of the author.