about steve

ABOUT

Photo of Steve ScafidiSteve Scafidi is the author of Sparks from a Nine-Pound Hammer (Louisiana State University Press, 2001), For Love of Common Words (LSU 2006), The Cabinetmaker’s Window (LSU 2014), To the Bramble and the Briar (University of Arkansas Press, 2014) and a chapbook Songs for the Carry-On(Q Avenue Press, 2013). He has won the Larry Levis Reading Prize, the James Boatwright Prize and the Miller Williams Prize.  His poems have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies, and he has taught at several universities. He works as a cabinetmaker and lives with his family in Summit Point, West Virginia.

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