Black and white photo of Paul Hunter standing at a music stand.

Paul Hunter

Paul Hunter is the author of several poetry collections, including Stubble Field (Silverfish Review Press, 2012), Ripening (Silverfish Review Press, 2006), and Breaking Ground (Silverfish Review Press, 2005), which received the 2005 Washington State Book Award. Of his work, Washington state poet laureate Samuel Green writes, “Wise and generous, when there’s labor to be done, these are the poems that show up with a worn tool belt, packing their own lunch.” Hunter directs Wood Works Press and lives in Seattle, Washington.

1997 Writers Program