Patrick Dixon is a writer and photographer retired from careers in teaching and commercial fishing. Published in Cirque Literary Journal, Oregon Coast magazine, The Journal of Family Life, FISH anthology, Oberon Poetry Journal, and Smithsonian, he is the poetry editor and a contributor for National Fisherman magazine and their quarterly, North Pacific Focus. Patrick is the editor of Anchored in Deep Water: The Fisherpoets Anthology (2014). He was the recipient of a 2014 Artist Trust Grant for Artists. His chapbook Arc of Visibility won the 2015 Alabama State Poetry Morris Memorial competition.