Steven Sassmann is the author of seven books of poems and poetry. His next book will be out in Spring 2019 from Spartan Press. His is published in magazines like Chiron Review, and in anthologies like Men in the Company of Women, by online magazines like Wingposse Art, and has done a series of poems on High Plains Public Radio. Steven has evolved a new style of poetry which uses large font Interior Titles, innovative punctuation and color. He aims for brevity and wit, and favors content over style and form. He draws a distinction between poems and poetry and usually writes unintentionally. He writes for the nonAcademic—who may need poetry most. He lives in Smith Center, Kansas with his wife, Mary.