Vito Grippi is a creative writing and literature instructor at York College of Pennsylvania, musician and Cofounder of Story Supply Co., a brand devoted to helping others share their stories. He has worked as a literary magazine editor and freelance writer and teaches youth writing workshops throughout York County. Vito writes songs, poetry, fiction, and personal essays and especially enjoys exploring how the lines between those forms blur. He currently serves as Poet Laureate of York, Penna.