Tom Lake is the pen name of a writer misses home he has known near Spruce Knob and Brushy Fork in West Virginia. He teaches undergraduate composition and business writing, but sometimes wonders what it would be like to teach caving and steam ecology again. His writings have been or will be in Indiana Review, Gulf […]
Lauren Krauze writes essays and short stories. She received her Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from the New School and currently lives in New York City. You can learn more about her here: findingelephants.tumblr.com.
Vandana Khanna was born in New Delhi, India and received her M.F.A from Indiana University. Her collection of poetry, Train to Agra, won the Crab Orchard Review First Book Prize. Ms. Khanna’s work has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and has appeared in Crazyhorse, Callaloo, and The Indiana Review, among others. She lives in Los […]
Kokugonza Kaijage is a professional student known by friends and family as Gonza and Kisha by strangers and loose acquaintances. She’s collected many degrees and certifications including a bachelors degree in photojournalism, a certificate in cake decorating and most recently a Pharm D. She currently resides in a finished basement in her sister’s Milwaukee, Wisconsin home […]
Mara Jebsen is a Language lecturer at NYU. She performs many of her poems in New York and writes essays for 3quarksdaily. She is a 2009 NYFA fellow in poetry.
Patrick Cabello Hansel has published poetry and essays in Fire Ring Voices, Parachute, Turtle Quarterly, Main Channel Voices, Alalitcom, The Cresset, Sojourners, The Other Side, Crossing’s Poet/Artist Collaboration XI and Philly Edition ’99, the celebration of Philadelphia poets sponsored by The American Poetry Review. He was one of four poets selected for the 2008-2009 Mentor Series by the Loft Literary Center […]