In the Lion’s Cage (poem)

David Starkey’s most recent poetry collections are A Few Things You Should Know About the Weasel (Biblioasis, 2010) and It Must Be Like the World (Pecan Grove Press, 2011). He is the author of the bestselling textbook Creative Writing: Four Genres in Brief (Bedford/St. Martin’s, 2008) and is the founding director of the creative writing program at Santa Barbara City College.