Dave Caserio is the author of This Vanishing, from CW Books, and Wisdom For A Dance In The Street, a CD of poetry and music from Gazoobi Tales. A recipient of a Fellowship in Poetry award from the New York State Foundation of the Arts, Dave conducts writing workshops for cancer survivors with various community outreach programs: the Humanities Montana Speakers Bureau, Arts Without Boundaries, the Billings YMCA/Writer’s Voice “Poets on the Prairie”, and the Billings Clinic Cancer Center. He is a founding member of The Writer's Collective and Big Sky Writing, and producer of a series of poetry-in-performance events that combine poetry, music, dance and the visual arts: A Feast For The Hunger Moon, WordSongs, Arc of the Communal, and I Conjure A Stubborn Faith.