Michael Dickman

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Michael Dickman was born and raised in Portland, Oregon. His twin brother, Matthew, also has poems on this site. Michael's first book, The End Of The West, was published by Copper Canyon Press in 2009. His second collection, Flies, also from Copper Canyon, won the James Laughlin Award for the best second book by an American poet. He and Matthew recently collaborated on 50 American Plays, a book of poem-plays about the fifty states (Copper Canyon, 2012).