D. Antwan Stewart is a former fellow of the Bucknell Seminar for Younger Poets, and is currently a James A. Michener Fellow in poetry at the Michener Center for Writers, The University of Texas at Austin. His poetry and reviews have appeared or are forthcoming in New Millennium Writings, the Seattle Review, Poet Lore, Pebble Lake Review, Bloom Magazine, Stirring, storySouth: The Best of the South 2005, Lambda Book Report, and Books to Watch Out For. His chapbook, The Terribly Beautiful, was a finalist in the 2005 Main Street Rag Poetry Chapbook Series, of which Naomi Shihab Nye writes: “What lovely, luscious, luxurious poems are written by D. Antwan Stewart! They restore us to the deliciousness of language and experience. I bask in their intelligence and their beauty, with gratitude,” and is forthcoming in 2006 (advanced orders available online at http://www.mainstreetrag.com/A_Stewart.html). D. Antwan Stewart serves as poetry editor for Bat City Review and on the editorial board of the Austin Poetry Co-Op.