M. D. Friedman is a poet, teacher, musician, photographer, digital artist and web master from Lafayette, Colorado. His fifth book of poetry, Leaning Toward Whole was released by Liquid Light Press in 2011 M. D.'s poem, "A Good Dog," was the overall winner of the Book Habit & New Zealand Poetry Society 2008 Poetry Contest. He is also the creator of several new genre works he calls Digital Poetry. His harmonica work and song writing with his band Papa Juke as well as his solo recordings reflect a unique and passionate style. His award winning digital art is available through several online galleries.