Peter Waldor is the author of Door to a Noisy Room (Alice James Books), The Wilderness Poetry of Wu Xing (Pinyon Publishing), and Who Touches Everything (Settlement House), which won the National Jewish Book Award. His book-length poem, Leg Paint, appeared in the on-line magazine Mudlark. The Last of the Original Forms is forthcoming in 2015 from Settlement House. His work has appeared in many journals, including American Poetry Review, Ploughshares, Iowa Review, Colorado Review, Poetry Daily, Verse Daily and Mothering Magazine. Waldor works in the insurance business and lives in northern New Jersey.