Marianne Boruch is the author of nine poetry collections, including Eventually One Dreams the Real Thing and The Book of Hours; a memoir, Glimpse Traveler; and three essay collections, including The Little Death of Self. A Guggenheim, Fulbright, and NEA Fellow, she is the recipient of the Kingsley Tufts Award, the Eugene and Marilyn Glick National Indiana Authors Award, and numerous Pushcart prizes. She teaches in Purdue’s M.F.A. program and the Low Residency M.F.A. Program at Warren Wilson College. She lives in West Lafayette, Indiana.