David Eye taught freshman composition and served as a graduate teaching consultant while earning a Master of Fine Arts degree in Creative Writing from Syracuse University (2005-08). He has since served as Adjunct Professor in the Institute for Writing Studies at St. John’s University (2009-10) and Visiting Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at Manhattan College (2010-13). David’s chapbook, Rain Leaping Up When a Cab Goes Past, was released in 2013 from Seven Kitchens Press. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Bloom, Cider Press Review, The Louisville Review, Lambda Literary, Puerto del Sol, Stone Canoe, Consequence Magazine (finalist, 2010 Consequence Prize for Poetry), among other journals and anthologies. Prior to his graduate studies, David worked for many years as an actor/singer in New York City.