David Shumate

David Shumate

David Shumate is the author of three books of prose poetry, High Water Mark (2004), The Floating Bridge (2008), and Kimonos in the Closet (2013), all published by the University of Pittsburgh Press. His poetry has also been anthologized in The Best American Poetry and elsewhere.  He lives in Zionsville, Indiana.


Kimonos in the Closet, University of Pittsburgh Press

The Floating Bridge, University of Pittsburgh Press

Poetry in The Writer’s Almanac

Poetry for the Indianapolis Public Library

Interview at Eclectica Journal