Patrick Playter Hartigan is married to Endi Bogue Hartigan, with whom he has a child, Jackson Thoreau Hartigan. He works as a trademark paralegal at Stoel Rives LLP. He attended school at University of Pennsylvania and the Iowa Writers' Workshop. He publishes his poetry under Double Movement Press through a Print on Demand service. He has published sixteen books in this manner, including, most recently, First Days Last, Mr. Gray's Panoplies, and Rodeo Poems, all of which are availiable for purchase, wither through Lulu.com, Amazon.com, or several other online distribution services.
Reading from the 2011 Spare Room Series