Simmons Buntin is the editor-in-chief of Terrain.org and a contributing editor of Shenandoah. He has a master’s degree in urban and regional planning from the University of Colorado Denver and an MFA in creative writing from the University of Arizona. He is the recipient of the Academy of American Poets Prize, the Colorado Artist’s Fellowship for Poetry, and grants from the U.S. Forest Service, the Arizona Commission on the Arts, and the Tucson-Pima Arts Council. He is the author of Unsprawl: Remixing Spaces as Places, with Ken Pirie, and the poetry collections Riverfall and Bloom. He lives in Tucson, Arizona.