Taylor Brorby is currently pursuing his MFA at Iowa State University's Creative Writing and Environment Program. He has received grants and fellowships from St. Olaf College, Hamline University, the North Dakota Humanities Council, and the Collegeville Institute. His work has appeared in Rock, Paper, Scissors, on Minnesota Public Radio, in Augsburg Fortress, On Second Thought, the Northern Plains Ethics Journal, Orion, High Country News, and is forthcoming from Earth First! Journal and Alban Publishing. He is at work on his first book and a vespers service for climate change.