published in many journals including: American Letters and Commentary,
the Seneca Review, Good Foot, Fence, Fish Drum,
e-zine For Immediate Release, Sulfur, Situation, Hunger Magazine,
Petroglyph (Utah State University), the South Carolina Review (University
Carolina), Heaven Bone, the Portland Review (University of Oregon
at Portland), the Cream City Review (University of Wisconsin at
is the author
of two books of poetry, Telepathy
(Paper Bark Press, 2001)
(Omnidawn, 2004). His book of criticism,
Contemporary American Poetry as Occult Practice
, appeared from
Wesleyan University Press in 2002. He currently lives in Saint
and with Michael O’Leary, he directs a small press called
The Reservoir was published by University of Georgia Press in 2002.
She currently lives in Berlin, where she translates
French and German.
K. Silem Mohammad
author of Deer Head Nation
(Tougher Disguises, 2003) and
A Thousand Devils
(Combo Books, 2004). He teaches
English and creative
writing at Southern Oregon University in Ashland.
is a graduate
of Naropa University's Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics.
He is the author of Noun Swarms A Verb
1999). He lives in Durham, North Carolina and blogs at http://the_delay.blogspot.com/
Timothy David Orme
lives in Boise, Idaho. He first chapbook, Horizon
, is available
through Urban Bushwoman Press.
include So we have been given time Or
, (Verse, 2004), Nothing
fictional but the accuracy or arrangement (she,
from Quale Press, 2005), and Clutch
2002). More information is available at http://www.factorial.org/sn/sn_home.html
Peter Jay Shippy
author of Thieves’ Latin
(University of Iowa Press),
winner of the Iowa Poetry Prize. He has new poems appearing in upcoming
issues of The American
Poetry Review, Fence, Harvard Review, The Iowa Review and Verse,
soccer from age 5 to 17 for the Burke Grasshopppers and the Braddock
Road Lightning in Fairfax, Virginia. During a road
game in Maryland,
she collided with a goalie and severed her Posterior Cruciate Ligament
entirely. Now she is writing poetry.
is the director
of the Desert City Poetry Series and list administrator for the
Lucifer Poetics Group. He lives in North Carolina with Kathryn
and sometimes Violet.
His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Parakeet, Drunken
Boat, Word/For Word, No Tell Motel, Effing Magazine,
Verse: A Journal of Contemporary Poetry & Poetics (http://english.chass.ncsu.edu/freeverse/
at North Carolina State
he teaches courses in twentieth-century literature. He recently
published The Book of the Floating World
with Parlor Press
now editing Parlor
Press¹s new poetry series, Free Verse Editions. He has recent
work published or coming out in Shearsman Magazine, Stride Magazine,
Carolina Quarterly, Hotel
Amerika, Kiosk, and elsewhere.
in Iowa City. She has an MA from San Francisco State University
and will earn an MFA from The University of Iowa this spring.
Her work has appeared
in Web Conjunctions and is forthcoming in Bombay Gin.
Professor of Creative Writing at Emory University and author of
three collections of poetry-The Greek Gods as Telephone Wires
Ten Pins, Ten Frames
and the forthcoming Glass Is Really a Liquid
-all from Front
Room Publishers. His work also appears in 26, Jacket,
Explosive Magazine, Pool,
Aught, MiPo, CrossConnect, Big Bridge, Shampoo, La Petite Zine,
and other journals.
Dustin Hellberg hates
the third person, and lives yet.
Simon DeDeo was born
in London and now lives in New Jersey. His work is forthcoming
in Typo and the Fifth Street Review, and he is the author of
Rhubarb is Susan.
Mark Lamoureux lives
and writes in Allston, Massachusetts. His work has appeared (or
is forthcoming) in print in The Denver Quarterly, Jubilat, Lungfull!,
Fulcrum, AGNI and others and online at such places as Big Bridge,
Verse Magazine, sonaweb.net, shampoopoetry.com and The Muse
Guild . His chapbook, 29 Cheeseburgers was released by
Boston's Pressed Wafer in the winter of 2004. Another chapbook,
by Ugly Duckling Presse in the Fall of 2003. He is also the managing
editor of Fulcrum Annual.
Anthony Hawley is the
author of two chapbooks of poetry, Afield (Ugly Duckling
Presse, 2004) and Vocative (Phylum Press, 2004) and his
forthcoming in a number of magazines including, 3rd bed, 26, The
New Republic, The Paris Review, Western Humanities Review,
Denver Quarterly, and The Canary. He is currently a poetry editor
at Fence Magazine.
Gareth Lee lives in New
Jersey. His poems have appeared in Columbia: A Journal of Literature
and Art, Green Mountains Review, and ZYZZYVA
Jennifer Tynes lives
in Providence, Rhode Island. Her work has recently appeared or
is forthcoming in Diagram, can we have our ball back, jubilat,
Cultural Society, Indiana Review, Octopus, Factorial, Washington
Square, and Verse Magazine. She edits horse less press.
Marc Rahe has previously
appeared in Mudfish, Painted Bride Quarterly, and Paper Street.
He is currently a student at the Iowa Writers' Workshop.
Nick Twemlow is a Fulbright
Fellow in Wellington, New Zealand. He co-edits The Canary (http://www.thecanary.org).
Issue 4 is
Brian Lucas lives in
Bangkok, Thailand. His manuscript, Light House, as well
as limited edition prints and paintings, will be appearing this
Duyvil imprint. Recent and upcoming work in Conjunctions, Bird
Dog, Ur Vox, Beard of Bees, and Word/For Word.
Some of Antonio Facchino's
prior work can be sampled at MilkMag.org and on the BeardofBees.com
website. He has also published in Chicago
Clara Review, and in The San Jose Manual of Style. He currently
lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.