Randall Dills is a former academic and day laborer. He lives in a small cottage on a wooded farm on Fidalgo Island in the Pacific Northwest on land belonging to the Coast Salish People and the Swinomish Tribal Community. He lived and taught in the American Midwest and South before returning to the place of his birth near the Salish Sea in rural northwest Washington State. His academic work appeared in several publications. His poetry has appeared in CIRQUE, The Eastern Iowa Review and fiction in The WRITOracle. He is a member of the Red Wheelbarrow Writers and a supporter of San Miguel PEN.
HIs first collection, The Universe at the Point of Contraction, is forthcoming from FutureCycle Press in February 2023.