Peter C. Leverich has been writing poetry for more than forty years. He is the publisher/editor emeritus of Avocet, A Journal of Nature Poems. Blaze, his second book of poems, is a follow-up to Catching Sundown which was published by Xlibris in 2006. Both books are about life in, on, and around the Peconic Bay, the North Fork, and Long Island.
Mr. Leverich attended Colgate University and the University of Missouri. He worked for the New York Times and is now the retired founder and CEO of Tech Software, Inc., a computer software company located on Long Island. He and his wife, Diane, live in Manhasset, New York and have a summer place on the Peconic Bay in Southold, New York. Blaze, 2019.