Geoffrey Hilsabeck is the author of the chapbooks The Keepers of Secrets and Vaudeville. His poems, essays, and translations have appeared or are forthcoming in Seneca Review, 6X6, Bomb, Wax, The Chronicle of Higher Ed, and The Poetry Foundation. He teaches at West Virginia University and lives in Morgantown, WV. Riddles, Etc. (The Song Cave, 2017) is his first collection of poems.