Leonard Kress is the author of two
Centralia Mine Fire (Flume
Press, 1988) and Sappho's
Apples (Harrow Gate Press, 2000).
A third, Orphics, is forthcoming
from Kent State University Press. His poetry,
fiction, and translations have appeared in American
Poetry Review, Massachusetts Review, Missouri
Review, New Letters, Quarterly West,
and Crab Orchard Review, among others. He
teaches at Owens College in northwest Ohio where he
lives with his wife and their three kids.