Luke Johnson is the author of the poetry collection After the Ark (New York Quarterly Books, 2011). His poems have appeared in New England Review, Poetry Northwest, The Southern Review, The Threepenny Review, and elsewhere. His work has been featured by Best New Poets, Huffington Post, Poetry Daily, and Verse Daily. He is Director of the Tinker Mountain Writers’ Workshop Online and Poetry Editor at storySouth. He lives in Fredericksburg, Virginia, where he teaches at the University of Mary Washington.