Buffy Aakaash grew up around hills and lakes in New Jersey west of New York City. He has lived as a queer man in both big cities and small remote towns throughout the US since then. His work has been published in The Poet Magazine, Iris Literary Journal, The Write Launch, Main Street Rag, Avocet, Georgetown Review, Oberon, Tributaries, and others. Currently, he lives with his dog, Bodhi, at 7300 feet near the Zuni Mountains of New Mexico, where he works locally doing local food distribution and media management for healers and writers.
Ancient and old as stars, Dakini writes poetry in between each breath. She lives on the border of Salem and the afterlife.
Skyy Fawxx is a poet and revolutionary who would much rather eat apples than throw grenades. His wordsmithery falters before it reaches...much of anything. But he'll wink at you as he's saying it. From the macabre to the ephemeral, the sensual to the unruly, Skyy is not quite a man, yet still not quite a fox.
John Grey is an Australian poet, US resident, recently published in Orbis, Dalhousie Review and Connecticut River Review. Latest books, “Leaves On Pages” and “Memory Outside The Head” are available through Amazon.
Jack D. Harvey’s poetry has appeared in Scrivener, The Comstock Review, Valparaiso Poetry Review, Typishly Literary Magazine, The Antioch Review, The Piedmont Poetry Journal and elsewhere. The author has been a Pushcart nominee and over the years has been published in a few anthologies.
The author has been writing poetry since he was sixteen and lives in a small town near Albany, New York. He is retired from doing whatever he was doing before he retired.
His book, Mark the Dwarf is available on Kindle. https://www.amazon.com/Mark-Dwarf-Jack-D-Harvey-ebook/dp/B019KGW0F2
Nicholas Alexander Hayes is the author of Amorphous Organics (SurVision Books), Ante-Animots: Idioms and Tales (BlazeVOX), and ThirdSexPot (Beard of Bees).
Nancy Byrne Iannucci is the author of Temptation of Wood (Nixes Mate Review 2018), and her latest chapbook, Howling at Fluorescent Lights, is in process of publication (Finishing Line Press). Her poems have appeared in several publications, some include Allegro Poetry Magazine, The Mantle, Gargoyle, Clementine Unbound, Three Drops from a Cauldron, 8 Poems, Glass: A Journal of Poetry (Poets Resist),Red Eft Review and Typehouse Literary Magazine. Nancy is a Long Island, NY native who now resides in Troy, NY where she teaches history at the Emma Willard School. (https://www.instagram.com/nancybyrneiannucci/)
Hidden Mother is: Ulrik Nilsson, Magdalena Meitzner and Pontus Langendorf. The trio is based in Stockholm, Sweden. Magdalena Meitzner is a composer as well as freelancing musician. Pontus Langendorf and Ulrik Nilsson are members of the internationally acclaimed Kroumata Percussion Ensemble.
Allene Nichols is an avid teacher, writer, backpacker and photographer. Her poetry has appeared in many journals and anthologies, including: Veils, Halos, and Shackles and Impossible Archetype. Her blog is at https://allenen.wordpress.com/author/allenen/
Fabrice Poussin teaches French and English at Shorter University. Author of novels and poetry, his work has appeared in Kestrel, Symposium, The Chimes, and many other magazines. His photography has been published in The Front Porch Review, the San Pedro River Review as well as other publications.
Angela Walden is a Kentucky native poet, spoken word artist, & author of "Echoes: My Journey From the Ledge to the Mountain top," "Soul Revision," & "Where All Paths Converge." Her contemporary, free verse covers an array of topics including relationships, mental health, spirituality, abuse, trauma, recovery, motherhood, grief, & loss.
Christopher Woods is a writer and photographer who lives in Chappell Hill, Texas. He has published a novel, THE DREAM PATCH, a prose collection, UNDER A RIVERBED SKY, and a book of stage monologues for actors, HEART SPEAK. His photographs can be seen in his galleries: http://christopherwoods.zenfolio.com/, https://www.instagram.com/dreamwood77019/