William Trowbridge b. 1944
An Omaha native, Mr. Trowbridge was Distinguished University Professor at Northwest Missouri State, where he was an associate editor of The Laurel Review. He is the author of several collections of poetry, including Flickers, O Paradise, Enter Dark Stranger, and The Complete Book of Kong. His most recent collection is Ship of Fool. His poems have appeared in more than twenty texbooks and anthologies, including Asinine Love Poetry. He enjoys hats and motorcycles.