About John Lars ZwerenzJohn Lars Zwerenz (1969 - ) is an American born, romantic poet. Like most of his romantic precursors, such as Byron and Shelley, Zwerenz's verse emphasizes emotion over the intellect. His seven published volumes of poetry are also highly mystical in nature. His poems exclusively adhere to meter and rhyme. Zwerenz is known for his bohemian and often wild character. He is currently in his forties and lives with his family in The United States.