Wisdom and Grace

Derold Sligh is currently faculty at Daegu University in Daegu, South Korea. He received an MA from Central Michigan University and an MFA from San Diego State University. He was the recipient of the J.L. Carroll Arnett Creative Writing Award. He was a guest poet at the Theodore Roethke Memorial where he ran a workshop for African American fathers and sons. His work has appeared in American Poetry Journal, Mythium, Konundrum Engine, Saw Palm, among other journals.