David-Glen Smith - Poet - Father - Teacher
Variations on a Theme of Desire
"In the end, this moment almost echoes the same moment as when I held Brendan for the first time—the sweet, light heft of weight in both hands, my wriggling fish of a child. In this case, I hold the recording of my trembling voice on fluttering pages: a long-awaited presence."
Primarily a Poet and a Father of a young boy, David-Glen Smith currently resides in Texas with his partner of over ten years. He teaches English Literature at both Wharton County Junior College and Lone Star College - CyFair. In 2010 they adopted a baby boy, Brendan—source of new material for poems!
Over the past fifteen years David-Glen Smith has served as an instructor, graphic designer, editor, and illustrator. His drawings and writings have been published in a variety of journals across the United States.