Long time contributor of Painted Bride Quarterly, Kelly McQuain received the 2013 Presidential Diversity Award from Community College of Philadelphia! The award carries a stipend that he will use during summer 2013 to help cover travel to China, where he hopes to draft new poems. Recently McQuain was selected from candidates nationwide to attend a three-week field seminar in Chinese […]
Josephine Yu’s poems have appeared or are forthcoming in the Beloit Poetry Journal, 32 Poems, Best New Poets 2008, Crab Orchard Review, Meridian, TriQuarterly, New Letters, The Southern Review, River Styx, Nimrod, and elsewhere. She has been honored with Meridian’s 2010 Editor’s Prize, the New Letters 2010 Poetry Award, New Letters 2010–2011 Readers Award for Poetry, and multiple Pushcart Prize nominations.
Catherine Woodard worked to restore Poetry in Motion to the NYC subways and is a board member of the Poetry Society of America. Her poems have appeared in Poet Lore, Southern Poetry Review, RHINO and other journals. She was a 2012 fellow at the Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences in Georgia. In 2011, she […]
Marina Read Weiss is Poetry Editor of Explosion Proof magazine. Her work is published or forthcoming in Tin House, Boston Review, PoetryFoundation.org, Montreal Review, Ink Node, Caper, dislocate, folly, Paper Darts, 34th Parallel, Brink, and elsewhere.
Tony Tracy’s books include two poetry collections, The Christening ( Center Press Books) and Without Notice ( March Street Press ). His work has recently appeared or is forthcoming in the Coe Review, North American Review, Rattle, Tar River Poetry, Poetry East and Southern Indiana Review. He lives in Urbandale, IA. with his wife, two sons and two dogs.
Carolyn Stice is currently working on her PhD in Creative Writing at UT Knoxville, where she is poetry editor for the graduate literary magazine Grist. Her work has appeared Cutthroat, The Clark Street Review, Antipodes, and Stirring: A Literary Collection. It is also included in a new anthology due out this September titled Desnudas en el desierto, which highlights the work […]