Michael Hettich was born in Brooklyn, NY in 1953 and grew up in New York City and its suburbs. He
has lived in upstate New York, Colorado, Northern Florida, Vermont and
Miami, where he now lives with his family. He has published twelve books
and chapbooks of poetry, and his work has appeared widely in journals
Michael Hettich is the winner of two
Florida Individual Artists Fellowships.
Breathing won the 2011 Swan Scythe Press award. Flock and Shadow
was selected as a
national Book Sense Spring 2006 Top Ten Poetry Book and he received the
Tales Prize for
He is married to Colleen and has two children, Matthew and
561 NE 95th Street
Miami Shores, FL 33138
Reviews and Press:
The Animals Beyond Us and
The Florida Book
Prairie Schooner Fall 2011
Reviewed by Marianne Kunkel
"Mystery of the Commonplace: Many Loves by Michael Hettich"
by Geoffrey Philp
Measuring the Days
"Howling at the Moon"
Mudlark Poster No.
"Dirt and Gasoline"
by Michael Hettich and Wake