Dave is a poet and playwright who hails from the Ozarks. His poems have appeared in Elder Mountain: A Journal of Ozark Studies, New Millennium Writings, Red Rock Review, Stone’s Throw, and decomP with forthcoming publication in Kansas English and Sleet Magazine. One of his poems was included in the Writer’s Digest online anthology, Red Heart, Black Heart (2009).
Dave holds a master’s degree in English from Indiana State University and currently teaches composition and film at Missouri State University-West Plains. He’s a vegetarian, marathon-runner-wanna-be, and a chocoholic.