C.D. Wright has published eight collections of poetry, including Tremble and Just Whistle. Her many awards include the Poetry Center Book Award, the Witter Bynner Prize and a Rhode Island Governor's Award for the Arts. She is also the State Poet of Rhode Island and teaches at Brown University. Her latest collection is Deepstep Come Shining. She and poet Forrest Gander are the editors of Lost Roads Publishers. They live with their son Brecht near Providence, Rhode Island.