Howard Nelson is a poet. All the Earthly Lovers: Selected & New Poems was published in 2014.
He is also the author of Robert Bly: An Introduction to the Poetry, editor of Earth, My Likeness Nature Poetry of Walt Whitman and On the Poetry of Galway Kinnell: The Wages of Dying. He is a widely published poet and contributor to Walt Whitman: an Encyclopedia.
Howard lives in the Finger Lakes Region of New York and is Professor of English at Cayuga Community College.