Luke Johnson is the author of After the Ark (NYQ Books, 2011). His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in New England Review, Poetry Northwest, The Southern Review, The Threepenny Review, and elsewhere. He has been featured on Huffington Post, Poetry Daily, and Verse Daily, and has twice appeared in the Best New Poets anthology. He is an Associate Poetry Editor at storySouth, Director of the Tinker Mountain Writers' Workshop Online, and teaches creative writing at the University of Mary Washington. He lives in Virginia.