Luke is originally from Simpsonville, KY, and his beloved Bluegrass State features prominently in his work.
He has a BA in Spanish from Wright State University and an MFA from Butler University, where he was the former fiction editor of Booth: A Journal. After a few years in high schools as a graduate assistant, volunteer, and ultimately a Spanish teacher, he began working for a population and public health not-for-profit as a grant writer and a program director for community outreach among under-served populations. Luke has also been an adjunct professor at Butler University teaching Latin American history and First Year Seminar. He writes short fiction, flash variants, and prose poetry.
He lives in Indianapolis with his partner, children, dog, and cats.
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