Jim McGarrah is the author of two books of poetry, Running the Voodoo Down, which won the Elixir Press Editor’s Choice Award in 2003, and When the Stars Go Dark, which became part of Main Street Rag’s Select Poetry Series in 2009. He has also written a memoir of the Vietnam War entitled A Temporary Sort of Peace that won the 2010 Eric Hoffer Award for Legacy Nonfiction and the novel Going Postal. He is editor, along with Tom Watson, of Home Again: Essays and Memoirs from Indiana.