Gary Blankenburg

Septuagenarian Gary Blankenberg is a retired English teacher whose doctoral dissertation treated the confessional poets: Berryman, Lowell, Snodgrass, Plath, and Sexton. Blankenburg is the author of seven books of poetry and fiction and was a founding editor of The Maryland Poetry Review and Electric Press. Nowadays he reads Victorian novels and paints while gathering himself up for Eternity and a meeting with The Great Perhaps.