Matthew Byrne

Matthew Byrne‘s poem “Let Me Count the Ways” was featured in The Best American Poetry 2007. He has been nominated twice for a Pushcart Prize, and received an International Merit Award from Atlanta Review in 2009. His chapbook, “Silent Partner,” won the 2013 Sow’s Ear Press Chapbook Award. He received an MFA in poetry from the University of Montana in 1999, and now serves as vice president at an insurance agency in Chicago.