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DON'T COME HOME, an animated poem by Todd Boss

Todd Boss reads a poem from his debut poetry collection, Yellowrocket (W. W. Norton) 2008. Animated ...

Todd Boss

Todd Boss, director of external affairs at the Playwrights' Center in Minneapolis, lives in St. Paul, Minnesota. His book Yellowrocket won the 2009 Midwest Booksellers’ Choice Award for Poetry.

Books by Todd Boss

  1. Book CoverPitch: Poems


    2012 Poetry Midwest Booksellers Choice Award winner

    "[Todd Boss] can make any rhyme feel like a concealed weapon." —Sherman AlexieMore

  2. Book CoverTough Luck: Poems


    “[Todd Boss]’s poems generate their own rambunctious music and remind us ‘yes, / miracles happen.’” —Minneapolis Star TribuneMore

  3. Book CoverYellowrocket: Poems


    “Sure to be a classic, and the beginning of a long and glorious career.”—Sherman AlexieMore