Temple Cone is the author of four books of poetry: Guzzle (FutureCycle Press, September 2016); That Singing, from March Street Press (2011); The Broken Meadow, which received the 2010 Old Seventy Creek Poetry Press Series Prize; and No Loneliness, which received the 2009 FutureCycle Poetry Book Prize. He has also published six poetry chapbooks, as well as reference works on Cormac McCarthy’s The Road, Walt Whitman, and 20th-Century American Poetry. Professor of English at the U.S. Naval Academy, he holds a Ph.D. in Literature from the University of Wisconsin, an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from the University of Virginia, an M.A. in Creative Writing from Hollins University, and a B.A. in Philosophy from Washington and Lee University.