Norman “Buzz” Minnick came of age in the 1980’s punk scene of Louisville, Kentucky and is the frontman for the influential hardcore band, Bush League. His previous collections of poetry are To Taste the Water (winner of the First Series Award from Mid-List Press) and Folly (Wind Publications). Minnick is the editor of Between Water and Song: New Poets for the Twenty-First Century (White Pine Press) as well as Jim Watt’s landmark study of William Blake, Work Toward Knowing: Beginning with Blake (Kinchafoonee Creek Press).
Forthcoming in 2020 will be a chapbook of poems entitled Advice for a Young Poet (WordTech Communications) and The Indianapolis Anthology (Belt Publications).
Minnick lives in Indianapolis.