Joel Peckham’s most recent collections include two poetry manuscripts, God’s Bicycle and Why Not Take All of Me (both from Futurecycle). Chicago Review Press Publishers released his memoir, Resisting Elegy: Essay on Grief and Recovery in 2016. His new collection of essays, Body Memory, is forthcoming from New Rivers Press in 2016. Individual poems and essays have appeared in many journals, including, The Black Warrior Review, The North American Review, Prairie Schooner, River Teeth, and The Southern Review. He lives with his wife Rachael and son, Darius, in Huntington WV.