Awakened | Thomas Centolella

Awakened | Thomas Centolella
originally published on Rise Up Review.

Thomas Centolella has published three books of poetry: Terra Firma, Lights & Mysteries and Views from along the Middle Way. His fourth collection, Almost Human, is forthcoming in June from Tupelo Press. His honors include the Lannan Literary Award, the American Book Award, and the California Book Award. A former Wallace Stegner Fellow at Stanford University, he lives in San Francisco and teaches at College of Marin and in private workshops.