Vincent James

Vincent James lives and writes in Colorado, where he serves as the Managing Editor of Denver Quarterly and lectures in composition and ethics at Colorado School of Mines. James earned a Ph.D. in English & Creative Writing from the University of Denver and is the author of Swerve (Astrophil Press, 2021) and Acacia, a Book of Wonders (Texas Review Press, 2023). Other work has appeared or is forthcoming at Ravenna Press, Annulet, Tarpaulin Sky, Heavy Feather Review, Denver Quarterly, and Texas Review. With Madame Crocodile, his record Temple of a Thousand Blows will be released later this year. Alongside his daughters, Lola and Daisy, he makes collages under the name Rara Avis. Find him online at