Kim Bridgford is the director of Poetry by the Sea: A Global Conference and editor of Mezzo Cammin, the online formalist journal by women. The author of nine books of poetry, she is the recipient of grants from the NEA, the Connecticut Commission on the Arts, and the Ucross Foundation. Her collaborative three-book series, The Falling Edge, with visual artist Jo Yarrington is forthcoming. She is currently on sabbatical, reading about Antarctica. (Last updated January 2018)  Sadly, Kim Bridgford (born 1959) died on the 28th June 2020.