Meet the Poet
Matthew Quinn is a lifelong resident of the St. Louis area and currently lives on the family farm in Southern Illinois. He received a BA in English from the University of Illinois--Urbana-Champaign. His poetry has appeared in Take Five (vol. 4), Strong Verse, Friends Journal, and New Verse News. Mr. Quinn started writing maudlin poetry at age 14 and hopes his craft has improved since then. Read.