Bryce Emley was born & raised in Florida & earned an MFA in Poetry from NC State University . As an editor, reader, & assistant, Bryce has served The Florida Review, H_NGM_N, BULL: Men's Fiction, & UNC Press & is currently Poetry Editor of Raleigh Review. As a freelancer, he has worked with DreamWorks, eBay, HGTV, the US Naval Academy, the University of Colorado & Clemson University football programs, & hundreds of other clients across a wide range of industries.
Bryce's poems, essays, & fiction have been published widely. His poetry has earned 2nd prize in Nimrod International Journal's 2016 Pablo Neruda Prize, Narrative 30 Below 30 designation, inclusion in Best American Experimental Writing, a residency from the Edward F. Albee Foundation, & scholarships from The Glen Workshop, the Wesleyan Summer Writers Conference, & the University of Central Florida. His scripts have received an Award of Merit [Documentary, Accolade Global Film Competition] & an EMMY [Sports Video]. Bryce currently works in marketing at the University of New Mexico Press in Albuquerque, NM.