Eric Bodwell is a part-time poet, full time high school librarian, and spoken word poetry coach for his school's Louder Than A Bomb poetry team.
In the last several years, Eric has been published in a few literary journals, including The Main Street Rag, Juniper: A Poetry Journal, and CARVE magazine. He has also been a featured reader at Waterline Writers and other local literary events. Eric is also a former member of the Open Sky Poets group.
Eric’s poetry has a plain spoken, image driven style that covers a variety of topics. A few of his favorite poets include Ellen Bass, Dorianne Laux, Ted Kooser, Billy Collins, Stephen Dunn, Natasha Trethewey, Philip Levine, Gary Soto, Kim Addonizio, and many others.