Michael Aaron Casares is the author of the novel The Distance to The End (Serasac Press, 2016) , two collections of poetry This Reality of Man (LT Press, 2011) and Sad Height (Virgogary Press, 2005; published as Jacob Gray), and several chapbooks of poetry. He is the founder of Virgogray Press, an independent publishing house that produced several collections of poetry from indie and beat-like writers around the globe. He also founded and edits Carcinogenic Poetry, an online literary journal. Michael lives in central Texas. You can become a patron of Michael's work by visiting his Patreon website, or buy your copy by clicking on his books on the writing page.