David D. Horowitz
Four dumpsters and discarded box spring mattress leaning
Against a chain-link fence--and oak trees greening.
David D. Horowitz founded and manages Rose Alley Press, which primarily publishes books featuring Pacific Northwest rhymed metrical poetry. His most recent poetry collections, all from Rose Alley Press, are Stars Beyond the Battlesmoke; Wildfire, Candleflame; Resin from the Rain; and Streetlamp, Treetop, Star. Many of his poems have been published in fine literary journals and websites, such as The Lyric, Candelabrum, and The New Formalist. His essays often appear in the online journal Exterminating Angel. In 2005, David won the PoetsWest Achievement Award. He edited, as well as published, two Rose Alley Press anthologies: Limbs of the Pine, Peaks of the Range (2007) and Many Trails to the Summit (2010). David gives frequent readings in and around Seattle, where he lives. His Web site is www.rosealleypress.com .