Michael Hettich was born in Brooklyn, NY in 1953 and grew up in New York City and its suburbs. He has lived in upstate New York, Colorado, Northern Florida, Vermont and Miami, where he now lives with his family. He has published twelve books and chapbooks of poetry, and his work has appeared widely in journals and anthologies.
Michael Hettich is the winner of two Florida Individual Artists Fellowships as well as the Tales Prize for Swimmer Dreams. He is married to Colleen and has two children, Matthew and Caitlin.
Minnesota State University
Miami Book Fair International
Luna Star Poetry and Experimental
Music - January 18, 2005
Musical Collaborations with Matthew Hettich