Glenn Bach is a poet,
sound artist, and curator from Long Beach, California. His most
recent project, Atlas
is a poem sequence inspired by an extensive mapping of sounds on
his morning walk. Excerpts have appeared in such journals as Aught,
The Argotist Online, Dusie, foam:e, hutt, and Jubilat, and
in future issues of mprsnd and Pinstripe Fedora.
Christophe Casamassima is proprietor, with his
wife, Sarah, of Furniture Press in Baltimore. Write him to find
out more: firstname.lastname@example.org
Loretta Clodfelter is managing editor of there.
Laurel DeCou currently
lives in Oakland, pursuing her MFA at Mills College. In the past
she has inhabited such exciting cities as Pleasant Hill, McMinnville,
Junction City, Eugene, Atlanta and New York. The only consistency
between any of these places seems to be her and the only consistency
about her seems to be her love of writing.
Jacob Eichert is
an MFA candidate at Mills College. Born and raised in Southern
California, he received an A in high school for playing with gentle
Meg Hamill currently
lives in Oakland, California, where she leads educational canoe
trips on the San Francisco Bay. More information can be found at
Halvard Johnson has received grants from the National Endowment
for the Arts, the Maryland State Arts Council, and Baltimore City
Arts. He has had several residency grants at the Virginia Center
for the Creative Arts and a poetry fellowship at the Ragdale Foundation.
Four collections of poetry—Transparencies and Projections,
The Dance of the Red Swan, Eclipse, and Winter Journey—from
New Rivers Press are out of print and now are archived at the Contemporary
American Poetry Archives. Recent collections include Rapsodie
espagnole, G(e)nome, The Sonnet Project, Theory of Harmony—all from
English Lesson, from Unicorn Press
in Bryan, Texas. A new poetry collection called Guide to the
Tokyo Subway is just out from Hamilton Stone Editions. He lives in New
Ted Keller lives, paints, and
teaches in the Midcoast Maine area.
Su Pike is
a poet in San Francisco who plays the lottery. To date, she
has won $12. When people read her poetry, it makes her feel like
she has won the jackpot.
the author of several chapbooks including Solvency (publisher
unknown, 2005) and o going out (potes and poets, 1999); a book,
MIRTH, is due out from Chax Press later this year. A graduate of
the Poetics Program at the University at Buffalo and currently
teaching at The University of Oklahoma in Norman (population 90,000
during the academic year), she is still getting used to seeing “Dallas” as
the southerly directional on I-35.
Sarah Trott lives
in San Francisco and grew up in the chicken capital of the world.
Wellman teaches writing and literature
at Daniel Webster College. He writes on cultural hybridity
and modern poetry (Assembling
Alternatives, Bridges Across Chasms). He edited O.ARS,
a series of anthologies exploring postmodern poetic practice. His
includes Fields (Light and Dust, 1995). Recent poetry
can be found in Xcp: Streetnotes, Fascicle and BlazeVOX2K5. Notebook:
Cuaderno de Costa Rica is forthcoming from Ahadada Books. These
poems are from Oaxaca, a work in progress.