Laura McCullough’s most recent books of poetry are Rigger Death & Hoist Another, Panic, and Speech Acts. She is the editor of two anthologies, The Room & the World: Essays on the Poet Stephen Dunn, Syracuse University Press, fall, 2013, and Poetry and Race: the Task of Un/masking, University of Georgia Press, spring, 2014. She […]
James Mathews is an Iraq War veteran and Chief Master Sergeant in the DC Air National Guard. His short stories have appeared in numerous literary journals, including The Florida Review, The Wisconsin Review, The South Carolina Review, The Pacific Review, Carolina Quarterly, The Madison Review, The Northwest Review, and others. He is also the author […]
Ras Mashramani lives and writes in West Philadelphia and is a founding member of the Philly grown science fiction collective, Metropolarity. She has served as new media editor at APIARY magazine, and completed an online erotica series with writer Carolyn DeCarlo, entitled DOWN. She frequently performs at the Laser Life, a queer empowered sci-fi reading […]
Melissa Holmes teaches English at Columbia Basin College. Her poems have appeared in various literary journals including Prairie Schooner, Puerto del Sol, and Quarterly West.
MK Hess lives in Seattle, WA. Her poems are forthcoming or have appeared in FIELD, Pleiades, Front Porch Journal, 42opus, and others. She writes the blog Dear Mr. Postman and is working on a first book of poetry.
Leonard Gontarek’s books of poems include, He Looked Beyond My Faults and Saw My Needs, Déjà vu Diner, and Zen For Beginners. His poems have appeared in American Poetry Review, Field, Verse, Fence, Handsome, The Awl, and The Best American Poetry. He was the 2011 Philadelphia Literary Death Match Champion. He is a foremost translator […]