Books Published by Silverfish Review Press
"Transparent and refreshing, vital like the stream that flows through the 'insulating mist' of his canyon, Gary Young's beautiful Days flow on in elegant simplicity. This is a book Basho would admire." -- Sam Hamill
Gary Young is the author of two previous collections of poems, Hands, and The Dream of a Mortal Life. His poems have appeared in a variety of magazines including Poetry, Antaeus, The American Poetry Review, The Kenyon Review, and The Nation. Among his honors are the James D. Phelan Award, a Pushcart Prize, and grants from the Vogelstein Foundation and the California Arts Council. He has been awarded fellowships from both the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities. He edits the Greenhouse Review Press and is a well known printer and book artist whose work is represented in numerous collections including the Museum of Modern Art, the Victoria and Albert Museum and The Getty Center for the Arts. He lives with his wife and son in the mountains north of Santa Cruz, California.