Author: Casey Fuller, Winner of the 2011 Floating Bridge Press Chapbook Competition
Casey Fuller has lived in the Northwest for 33 years. He was born in Olympia, Washington, where he was educated at public schools and The Evergreen State College, where he studied literature and cognitive science. He has done the following for a job: auto detailer, burrito roller, fruit vendor, note taker, office worker, and forklift driver. For the last five years he worked in a warehouse where he listened to audio books and wrote poems during his breaks. His poems have appeared in Crab Creek Review, Palabra,Switched-on Gutenberg, and A River and Sound Review. He received his MFA from the Rainier Writing Workshop at Pacific Lutheran University in 2008. In 2009, the city of Olympia awarded him its Here Today art grant. In 2010, he won the Jeanne Lohmann Poetry Prize.