Steve's previous collections are Splendor, (BOA) and Empirical Evidence, (University of Georgia Press). His work has appeared in The New Republic, The American Scholar, Poetry, Agni, APR, Little Star, Subtropics, The Southern Review, Arion, The Sewanee Review, The Yale Review, New Statesman, Plume, and elsewhere in the US and the UK.
Awards include an NEA, three Florida Individual Artist fellowships, the Cecil Hemley Memorial Award from the Poetry Society of America, the James Boatwright Poetry Prize from Shenandoah, and fellowships from Bread Loaf, and the Sewanee Writers’ Conferences. He received an MFA from Warren Wilson College.
Steve is a librarian in Miami where he lives with his wife, novelist Ivonne Lamazares, and their daughter Sophie.