Michael Woodson has lived in Houston, Texas, for over forty years. He has a PhD in Shakespeare from the University of Houston. His curiosity inclines to short fiction, critical history, and language theory. His profession is college teaching; in that, he is rewarded with students who care to practice his advice on organizing thought. For fifteen years, he has produced and hosted a radio show, LivingArt, on Houston’s Pacifica Radio Network, KPFT. His writing has appeared there as well as in Borderlines, Free Speech Radio News, Free Press Houston, Borderlands, Alien Buddha Press, and elsewhere. He has a book of poems titled the Happy Hemisphere. A book of short stories, Wage Work Realist, is in the offing. He likes to walk a golf course.