RJ Gibson holds an MFA in Poetry from the Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College. He is the author of the chapbooks Scavenge (co-winner of the 2009 Robin Becker Prize) and You Could Learn a Lot. His work has appeared in Court Green, Columbia Poetry Review, Kenyon Review Online, the Cortland Review, and in the anthologies My Diva: 65 Gay Men on the Women Who Inspire Them, Collective Brightness: LGBTIQ Poets on Faith, Religion & Spirituality, and Writing into the Forbidden: On Cultivating the Courage to Speak. In 2008 he was a Poetry Fellow during the Lambda Literary Foundation’s Retreat for New and Emerging Writers. He is currently a Lecturer at West Virginia Wesleyan College.