Jeffrey Johannes is a poet and artist. His poetry has been widely published in journals and anthologies, including Modern Haiku, Nimrod, Simul, and English Journal. He was the winner of the 2012 Hal Grutzmacher Poetry Award, and his artwork and poetry have won awards in juried shows and contests. Johannes co-edited the 2012 Wisconsin Poets’ Calendar; he is currently combining his art and poetry to create comics, which he calls “pometoons.”
His artwork credits include Single Life, Graphic Classics, Rosebud, and About Cows by Sara Rath, and his watercolors have been displayed throughout the Midwest. He lives with his third golden retriever Sophie and his first wife Joan in Port Edwards, Wisconsin.