Frank Stewart has published more than twelve books. Among them are four books of poetry, for which he won the Whiting, Cades, and Hawai‘i Writers awards. He has also edited eight anthologies, most of them concerning the literature and natural history of Hawai‘i, Asia, and the Pacific. Among them are Wao Akua: The Sacred Source and The Poem Behind the Poem: Translating Asian Poetry into English. And he has written a literary history of environmental writing. He is the editor of Manoa: A Pacific Journal of International Writing, and president of The Manoa Foundation.
Some of my favorite people on earth are in this book,
Dear writers and grand spirits.