Michael Delp is the former Director of Creative Writing at Interlochen Arts Academy. He has published several volumes of prose and poetry through Wayne State University Press, and is currently the co-editor of their ������Made in Michigan� book series, which is in its tenth year of award-winning publication. He is also the mentor/advisor for the National Writer�۪s Series Front Street Writers Program in Traverse City, MI. His most current work is Lying in the River�۪s Dark Bed: The Confluence of the Deadman Poems and the Mad Angler Poems, published by Wayne State University Press (2016). He spends most of his time fly fishing on the Boardman River and lives on Green Lake with his wife, Claudia.