Zack Rogow is the author, editor or translator of nineteen books and plays. His recent books of poems include My Mother and the Ceiling Dancers (Kattywompus Press) and The Number Before Infinity (Scarlet Tanager Books). His poems have appeared in a variety of magazines, from American Poetry Review to Zyzzyva. He is the editor of an anthology of US poetry, The Face of Poetry, published by the University of California Press. Currently he teaches in the low-residency MFA in writing program at the University of Alaska, Anchorage. His blog, Advice for Writers, is located at zackrogow.blogspot.com.