Shane Michael Manieri graduated as a Riggio Honors Fellow from The New School. He is currently in the MFA program for poetry in the School of the Arts at Columbia University. His work has also appeared in Lambda Literary. He is from New Orleans, and lives in New York City.
He offers her three bones as a form of compensation laying the nesting bird of her palm warm against his sternum’s slope, bones of sugar, bones of soap, so close to the flutter of shame at his throat this handful of her small hot bones to have, or keep, or hold – mineralized love, shot […]
Mary Luttrell lives in Albuquerque, NM and works as a graphic designer and copywriter. She writes short stories and poetry.
Joel Long’s book Winged Insects won the White Pine Press Poetry Prize. His book Knowing Time by Light was published by Blaine Creek Press in 2010. His chapbooks, Chopin’s Preludes and Saffron Beneath Every Frost were published from Elik Press. His poems have appeared in Interim, Gulf Coast, Rhino, Bitter Oleander, Crab Orchard Review, Bellingham Review, Sou’wester, Prairie Schooner, Willow Springs, Poems and Plays, Evansville Review, New Orleans Review, Tulane Review, and Seattle […]
David Levine grew up in the poorly named town of New City, NY. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Colorado, and is pursuing a PhD at the University of South Dakota. His work has appeared in UCity Review, White Whale Review, and other journals.
Elizabeth Langemak lives in Bethany, West Virginia.