Aaron A. Abeyta

Aaron A. Abeyta is a poet who was born and raised in the San Luis Valley of southern Colorado. He is the recipient of the Colorado Council on the Arts Fellowship for Poetry, has won the Grand Prize from the Academy of American Poets for his poem "colcha," and has received an American Book Award and the Colorado Book Award for his book Colcha (UPC). His poems have been published in The Dry Creek Review, Sage Plains Review, Chokecherries, and other literary journals. He is professor of English at Adams State University.