Check out the interview here:
"...I was lucky to grow up with music. Many will tell you - and I've said it myself - that poetry and music are kissing cousins. Actually, the two are altogether inseparable."
QWERTY OWL: ON THE WRITING OF THE WRITTEN OBJECT - Tremendous thanks to Jordan Stempleman, Janie Marino, and all of the editors of *Sprung Formal* #11.