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Steven Ray Smith's poetry has been published in The Yale Review, Kenyon Review, Slice, Southwest Review, Barrow Street, Poet Lore, The Hollins Critic, and others. His book, a two minute forty second night (FutureCycle Press, 2022), was shortlisted for the Steel Toe Books 2020 Book Award.
Steven Ray Smith founded and edited Texas Poetry Journal. He currently assists in editing THINK: A Journal of Poetry, Fiction, and Essays. In addition to writing, he is a husband, father, marathon runner, cyclist, league bowler, golfer, and poker player. He lives in Austin.