Elisa Gabbert, J. Michael Martinez, Molly Gaudry & Lisa Ciccarello
Elisa Gabbert is the author of two collections of poetry: The French Exit (Birds LLC, 2010) and Thanks for Sending the Engine, a chapbook (Kitchen Press, 2007). Her poems have recently appeared in Another Chicago Magazine, The Awl, Denver Quarterly, Sentence and other journals. Collaborations with Kathleen Rooney are forthcoming in Notre Dame Review and Uncanny Valley, and her nonfiction has appeared in Mantis, Open Letters Monthly, and The Monkey & The Wrench: Essays into Contemporary Poetics. She blogs at The French Exit.
J. Michael Martinez is inspired by the latest incarnations of the BBC’s Doctor Who and owns three black hoodies; he also has a book he will not read from called Heredities (selected by Juan Felipe Herrera for the Academy of American Poets' Walt Whitman Award).
Molly Gaudry is the author of We Take Me Apart and is the founder of The Lit Pub.
Lisa Ciccarello thinks about the darkness & then thinks about it again. She has two chapbooks: At night (Scantily Clad Press, 2009) & At night, the dead (Blood Pudding Press, 2009). Her poems, some about the night & some not, have appeared or are forthcoming in Handsome, Clock, Sixth Finch, H_NGM_N, Saltgrass, Poor Claudia, & Corduroy Mtn., among others. Also: you fine, but she ain't gonna sweat ya.