About the author:
Carmelo Militano is a writer, free-lance broadcaster, literary critic, and teacher. He is the author of two poetry collections (Morning After You and The Stone Mason’s Notebook) as well as three books of prose: The Fate of Olives, Sebastiano’s Vine, and Lost Aria. Militano is the winner of the 2004 F.G.Bressani award for poetry, Naji Naman poetry prize, and silver San Giovanni poetry prize. All three of his prose works have been short-listed for various literary awards.