Denny PhotoDavid Denny’s books include the short story collection, The Gill Man in Purgatory, and three poetry collections: Man Overboard, Fool in the Attic, and Plebeian on the Front Porch. His stories and poems have appeared in numerous publications, including The Sun, Atlanta Review, Rattle, California Quarterly, and New Ohio Review. He holds an MFA from the University of Oregon and an MAT from Fuller Theological Seminary. Recent honors include an Artist Laureate Award by the Arts Council of Silicon Valley, numerous Pushcart Prize nominations, a two-year term as Poet Laureate of Cupertino, a Tuscany Prize in Fiction, and Honorable Mention in the annual Poetry of the Sacred contest.