Skloot, Floyd

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SKLOOT, Floyd. American, b. 1947. Genres: Novels, Poetry, Essays. Career: Poet, essayist, and novelist. Worked in public policy, on the staffs of three Illinois governors, the Washington legislature, and a large energy corporation, 1972-88. Publications: POETRY: Wild Light, 1989; Music Appreciation, 1994; Poppies, 1994; The Evening Light, 2001; The Fiddler's Trance, 2001; The End of Dreams, 2005. NOVELS: Pilgrim's Harbor, 1992; Summer Blue, 1994; The Open Door, 1997. ESSAYS: The Night-Side: Seven Years in the Kingdom of the Sick, 1996; In the Shadow of Memory, 2003. Address: 5680 Karla's Ln, Amity, OR 97101, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]