Malachi Black is the author of the poetry collection Storm Toward Morning (Copper Canyon, 2014). His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Boston Review, Harvard Review, Ploughshares, AGNI, Poetry, and The Southern Review, among other journals, and in several recent and forthcoming anthologies, including Before the Door of God: An Anthology of Devotional Poetry (Yale U.P., 2013), Discoveries: New Writing from The Iowa Review (Iowa Review, 2012), and The Poet’s Quest for God (Eyewear Publishing [U.K.], 2014). The recipient of numerous fellowships and awards, Black is Assistant Professor of English and Creative Writing at the University of San Diego. For more information, visit www.malachiblack.com. (updated 7/2014)
His AGNI poem “Traveling by Train” was selected by Mark Strand for the Best New Poets 2008.