HERNANDEZ is the recipient of a 2011 NEA Literature Fellowship in Poetry.
His recent collection, Hoodwinked, won the Kathryn A. Morton
Prize and is now available from Sarabande Books. His other collections
include Always Danger (SIU Press, 2006), winner of the Crab
Orchard Series in Poetry, and A House Waiting for Music (Tupelo
Press, 2003). His poems have appeared in FIELD, The Southern Review,
Ploughshares, The Threepenny Review, Poetry Daily, The
Best American Poetry 2013 and Puschart Prize XXXVIII.
He is also the author of two YA novels, No More Us for You
and Suckerpunch, both published by HarperCollins. David teaches
creative writing at California State University, Long Beach and at California
State University, Fullerton. He lives in Long Beach and is married to