Meet the Poet
Joshua Gray was born in the mountains rural Northern Virginia, outside Washington DC., and grew up in Alexandria VA. He attended Warren Wilson College in the mountains of western North Carolina, where he also spent the first few years of his married life. Always in love with the mountains, he lived in Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu, India for a period of time. He has since returned to the Washington area. He has been published in many journals, including Poets and Artists, Mipoesias, Blind Man’s Rainbow, Front Range Review, Iconoclast, and Zouch Magazine. For two years he was the DC Poetry Examiner for Examiner.com where he wrote reviews of poetry collections by local poets and articles on the local poetry scene. His first book, Beowulf: A Verse adaptation With Young Readers In Mind (written for his son), is available in softcover, hardback and electronic versions on Amazon. He is also the editor of Pot And Sticks, a collection of poems by Charles A. Poole. Read.