Bill Tremblay                                            Born in

Southbridge, Massachusetts,Tremblay received a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and a Master of Fine Arts in English Literature from Clark University, and he received a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing(Poetry) from the University of Massachusetts  Amherst' MFA Program for Poets and Writers.  His awards include NEA, NEH, Fulbright, Pushcart Prize, Yaddo, and the John F.Stern Distinguished Professor Award. Trembly has published five books of poetry.