Hugh Coyle

has published in The Boston Review, New England Review, Green Mountains Review, American Authors, Christopher Street, Bay Windows, Art and Understanding, Vermont magazine, among others.  His work has received a Pushcart Prize and a Heekin Award.  A graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, Coyle has also served for a number of years on the admissions board for the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, where he first met Shahid.  He lives in Middletown Springs, Vermont.