Sean Lynch is a working-class poet who lives in South Philly. His poems have been published in various journals including (parenthetical), Chrysanthemum, and Poetry Quarterly. He’s the author of three chapbooks, the latest being 100 Haiku, published in 2018 by Moonstone Press. You can find out more on swlynch.com
Death of a Mother and Of Famine Roads, Volume 6, Issue 1
John L. Stanizzi is author of Ecstasy Among Ghosts, Sleepwalking, Dance Against the Wall, After the Bell, Hallelujah Time!, High Tide – Ebb Tide, Four Bits – Fifty 50-Word Pieces, and Chants. His poems have appeared in Prairie Schooner, American Life in Poetry, The New York Quarterly, Blue Mountain Review, Paterson Literary Review, The Cortland Review, Rattle, Tar River Poetry, and many others. Stanizzi has been translated into Italian andhiw work has appeared in many journals in Italy. He has read at venues all over New England, and his newest collection, Sundowning, will be out later this year with Main Street Mag. Stanizzi teaches literature at Manchester Community College in Manchester, CT and he lives with his wife, Carol, in Coventry.
Black-ice Dawn, Crew of Sparrows, Votive Wood-Smoke, Living Flurries, and Cedar, Volume 6, Issue 1
Volume 6, Issue 2
Tom Franken is an undergraduate student at Youngstown State University in Youngstown, Ohio. He is the co-founder of bone&marrow, an upcoming online literary magazine. His work has been published by Penguin Review, Havik, and Volney Road Review. Tom hopes to eventually write something as beautiful as the song “Africa” by Toto.
Lucidity, Volume 6, Issue 1
Delvon T. Mattingly, who also goes by D.T. Mattingly, is an emerging creative writer and a PhD student in epidemiology at the University of Michigan. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Maudlin House, Jellyfish Review, Star 82 Review, and elsewhere. He currently lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan with his two cats, Liam and Tsuki. Learn more about his work at http://delvonmattingly.com/. He tweets here: @Delvonmattingly
Ink Sac and Tears, Volume 6, Issue 1
MacGregor Frank has, in the distant past, been published in a number of heterogenous places including the journals Quoin, Poet Lore, Imago, and Write Minds, as well as in the anthology North Words (National Poetry Foundation, Orono, ME). He says “distant past” because the most recent of these publications has been the anthology, published in 1982. Frank is a retired associate professor of English.
Bad News from the Lithosphere and Collection, Volume 6, Issue 1
Brian Glaser has published a book of poems, The Sacred Heart, and many essays on poetry and poetics. He is an assistant professor of English at Chapman University in Orange, California.
Wake-Resilience, Volume 6, Issue 1
JW Burns lives in Florida.
Human Sacrifice, Witness to a Wreak, and Taking a Break, Volume 6, Issue 1