Robert Campbell’s poetry and criticism have appeared in Tupelo Quarterly, The CollagistColumbia Poetry Review, River Styx, Ninth Letter, Asheville Poetry Review, Tinderbox Poetry JournalSundog Lit, Zone 3, The Adroit Journal, and many other journals. Twice nominated for the Pushcart Prize, short-listed for the 2015 Black Warrior Review Poetry Contest, third place winner of the 2013 River Styx International Poetry Contest, and previous winner of the Flo Gault Poetry Prize through Sarabande Books, Robert holds an MFA in Poetry from Murray State University and an MS in Library Science from the University of Kentucky. He lives with his partner and animals on a winding country road in the bluegrass region of Kentucky.