Robert Cooperman is the author of 19 collections of poetry and several chapbooks. His latest include Saved by the Dead (Liquid Light Press) and Their Wars (Aldrich Press). In the Colorado Gold Fever
Mountains (Western Reflections Books) won the Colorado Book Prize for Poetry and My Shtetl won the Holland Prize from Logan House Books. Other recent collections include Just Drive (Brick Road Poetry Press) and Draft Board Board Blues (FutureCycle Press), which was named one of "Ten Great Reads of 2017 by Colorado Authors" by Westword Magazine. Forthcoming from Lithic Press is The Devil Who Raised Me, the origin story of how Cooperman's frontier hyper-violent alter ego started out as a nice kid and turned into John Sprockett, a stone killer.