Chard deNiord is the author of three books of poetry, Night Mowing (The University of Pittsburgh Press, 2005). Sharp Golden Thorn (Marsh Hawk Press, 2003), and Asleep in the Fire (University of Alabama Press, 1990). His new book of poems, The Double Truth, is due out from The University of Pittsburgh Press in spring of 2011. His book of interviews and essays on senior American poets, Sad Friends, Drowned Lovers, Stapled Songs, is also due out in the spring of 2011. His poems and essays have appeared recently in Best of The Pushcart Prize, New England Review, Best American Poetry, Hudson Review, American Poetry Review, Ploughshares, The Southern Review and Salmagundi. He directs the post MFA symposium in poetry at New England College and is an associate professor of English at Providence College. He lives in Putney, Vermont.
The poem The Geese: forthcoming in The Harvard Review.