Besides The One Good Bite in the Saw-Grass Plant, Roger Mitchell is the author of ten other books of poetry, among them Lemon Peeled the Moment Before: New and Selected Poems. Two previous books include Half/Mask (2007) and Delicate Bait (2003). New work can be found in Tar River Poetry, Hotel Amerika, Otoliths, Blueline and Innisfree Poetry Journal. His work will also appear in The Zoo of the New: Poems to Read Now, Ed. Don Patterson and Nick Laird, an anthology soon to be released in the Penguin Modern Classics series. He is Poetry Editor for the ezine, Hamilton Stone Review, and lives in Jay, New York, with his wife, the fiction writer Dorian Gossy.