Dusty Grein is the Managing Editor of Rhetoric Askew—a small press publishing company—as well as a graphics designer, author, and poet. Originally from Federal Way, Washington, he is a lifetime resident of the Pacific Northwest.

His critically acclaimed novel, The Sleeping Giant, is available in print and as a Kindle Select title. His shorter works and award-winning poetry have been published in several collections, including Chicken Soup for the Soul, OWS Inked and The Quarterday Review.

An ACP certified poet and self-proclaimed neo-classicist, his poetic focus is on keeping metered poetry fresh and alive–both the classic forms of yesterday and the newest ones of today. He is a consulting editor for the Quarterday Review and a contributing member of The Society of Classical Poets. Several of his how-to essays on writing classical poetry are available online.

His blog, From Grandpa’s Heart… is followed by fans around the world.


Dusty Grein Poetry and Prose Published by the Society







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