Sturm is the author of the chapbook WHAT A TREMENDOUS TIME WE’RE HAVING! (iO Books, 2012). He is an assistant editor of the Akron Series in Poetry and associate editor of the Akron Series in Contemporary Poetics. His first book-length editorial venture, The Monkey and the Wrench: Essays into Contemporary Poetics, was published by the University of Akron Press in January 2011. He is associate editor of YesYes Books and curator of THE BIG BIG MESS READING SERIES. He is the winner of AWP Intro Journals Awards (2011). His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Dinosaur Bees, Forklift, Ohio, Hayden's Ferry Review, and Red Lightbulbs. His reviews and interviews can be found in Bookslut, Coldfront, HTMLGIANT, H_NGM_N, The Laurel Review, Octopus, and On the Seawall, among others.
Nick Sturm is earning an MFA in poetry from the NEOMFA: Northeast Ohio Master of Fine Arts.