TJ Sandella

T.J. Sandella

T.J. Sandella is the recipient of an Elinor Benedict Prize for Poetry, a William Matthews Poetry Prize, two Academy of American Poets Prizes, and a Pushcart Prize nomination. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Best New Poets, Spoon River Poetry Review, Zone 3, Passages North, Asheville Poetry Review, the South Carolina Review, the Chattahoochee Review, Best of the Fourth River, and Hotel Amerika, among others. He lives with his puppy, Rufio, in Cleveland, Ohio, where he’s a soapbox spokesman for the Rust Belt’s revitalization.