Originally from New York City, Robert Bharda (Ward) has lived in the Seattle area where for the last 35 years he has specialized in vintage photographica as a profession, everything from salt prints to poloroids. His illustrations/artwork have appeared in numerous publications, both in the U.S. and abroad, and are current on covers of Naugatuck River Review, Blue Five NoteBook, and within recent Conclave 8, Cirque, Rio Grande Review, and featured portfolios in Cahoodahoodaling and The Adirondack Review. Other portfolios are scheduled to appear in Blue Fifth and another cover illustration for the summer 2016 Naugatuck River Review. Also a writer, his poetry, fiction and critical reviews have been published in The North American Review, Northwest Review, Shenandoah, Quarterly West, Willow Springs, ACM, Cutbank, Fine Madness, Kansas Quarterly, Yellow Silk, Poets On, and many others including anthologies.
Read publisher, Bill Berry’s conversation with Robert: http://aaduna.org/summerfall2015/conversations/conversation-with-robert-bharta-ward/