2021 Contributors

Emily Light’s poetry can be found in such journals as Inch, Lake Effect, Cherry Tree, Cumberland River Review, and RHINO, among others. She teaches English and lives in New Jersey with her husband and son.

Susan Muth is a first year poetry MFA candidate at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. Her work has been accepted by Montana MouthfulAs You Were: The Military Review, and The Northern Virginia Review. She lives in Arlington, Virginia. 

Kate Northrop’s recent collections are cuntstruck (C & R Press) and Clean (Persea Books).  She lives in Laramie and is the Interim Director of the MFA in Creative Writing at the University of Wyoming.

Becca Rae Rose is a cross-genre writer from Sisters, Oregon, a town with no traffic lights and lots of tumbleweeds. She was an Assistant Poetry Editor for Narrative Magazine for two years and is currently pursuing her MFA in Writing at UC San Diego where she founded the program’s new publication, KALEIDOSCOPED MAG. Her work has appeared in iō Literary Journal and PANK Magazine, and is forthcoming from Swamp Ape Review.

Mike Samra is a poet, writer, and painter.  His work has appeared in Bennington Review, Coastal Shelf, and a number of other publications; a finalist for the Anhinga-Robert Dana Prize, he’s received the the 2020 Hillary Gravendyk Prize and the Himan Brown Award.  Having previously resided in New York, Philadelphia, and elsewhere, he lives at present in New Orleans on a segment of railroad tracks disturbed on occasion by the train, which appears to be some kind of demigod.