Derold Sligh is currently a member of the English faculty at Daegu University in Daegu, South Korea. He received a BA and MA from Central Michigan University and an MFA from San Diego State University. His work has appeared in journals such as American Poetry Journal, Mythium, Chamber Four, Status Hat, Konundrum Engine, Saw Palm, Central Review, Gemini Magazine, and Web del Sol. He has taught creative writing workshops for San Diego State University, Gear Up and King/Chavez/Parks and was also a guest poet at the Theodore Roethke Memorial where he ran a workshop for African American fathers and sons.
More of his work can be found at Chamber Four, Konundrum Engine, Gemini Magazine and Status Hat.