Oscar Bermeo was born in Ecuador and raised in the Bronx. He is the author of the poetry chapbooks Anywhere Avenue, Palimpsest, Heaven Below and To the Break of Dawn. Oscar has facilitated creative writing workshops in universities, prisons, and schools throughout the country. He is an elementary school dean of students with a focus on positive behavior interventions and restorative justice.  Oscar makes his home in Oakland, CA with his wife, poeta Barbara Jane Reyes.

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