Fortenberry is an American author, editor, and publisher. Owner of Mind
Fire Press, he has judged many literary contests, including The
Georgia Author of the Year Awards and The Robert Penn Warren
Prize for Fiction.
has appeared internationally in publications such as Amelia, Cicada,
Maelstrom, Contemporary Southern Poets of 1997, Poetry Magazine, Writer's
Choice, Soul Unmade, Poetry Superhighway, Ariga, Eternity, Gravity,
Uno, Lower Than the Angels, and is forthcoming as the introduction
and commentary on a new edition of H. G. Wells' The Outline of History
(Barnes & Nobles Classics). A tireless advocate for world
peace, his work in this vein can be found from Poets4Peace to Holocaust
memorials to the Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan.
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