Peter Johnson

Peter Johnson

Peter Johnson‘s new book of prose poems is Old Man Howling at the Moon, along with a forthcoming anthology he’s editing called A Cast-Iron Airplane That Can Actually Fly: Commentaries from 80 Contemporary American Poets on Their Prose Poetry. His second book of prose poems, Miracles & Mortifications, received the James Laughlin Award, and his prose poetry has been supported by creative writing fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Rhode Island Council on the Arts, along with a “Best Book of 2012” citation by Kirkus Reviews.