Brian Czyzyk
Eating Emily Dickinson’s Clothes

Brian Czyzyk - Eating Emily Dickinson’s Clothes

Poetry
Brian Czyzyk lives and writes in Northern Michigan. He was awarded the 2017 Dan Veach Prize for Younger Poets from… Read more »
Cecily Berberat
Lemon drop

Cecily Berberat - Lemon drop

Contest - 1st Place
Cecily Berberat holds an MFA in Fiction and an MA in English literature from the University of Montana, Missoula. She… Read more »
Lauren Westerfield
The Need to Use Your Teeth

Lauren Westerfield - The Need to Use Your Teeth

Creative Nonfiction
Lauren W. Westerfield is an essayist, poet, and editor from the Northern California coast. Her work has appeared or is… Read more »
Susan Rich
Coordinates

Susan Rich - Coordinates

Poetry
Susan Rich is an award-winning poet, editor, and teacher living in the Pacific Northwest. She’s the author of four poetry… Read more »
Brendan Walsh
Dropping Weight

Brendan Walsh - Dropping Weight

Contest - 3rd Place
Brendan Walsh has lived and taught in South Korea, Laos, and South Florida. His work appears in Glass Poetry, Indianapolis… Read more »
Allie Marini
Kitchen Kisses

Allie Marini - Kitchen Kisses

Contest - 2nd Place
Allie Marini is a cross-genre writer holding degrees from both Antioch University of Los Angeles & New College of Florida.… Read more »
Sarah Toomey
Orzech Farms

Sarah Toomey - Orzech Farms

Poetry
Sarah Toomey is a junior at Harvard College pursuing a BA in English. Her work has been featured in Off… Read more »
Maryann Corbett
State Office Building, Seventh Floor

Maryann Corbett - State Office Building, Seventh Floor

Poetry
Maryann Corbett spent almost thirty-five years working for the Office of the Revisor of Statutes at the Minnesota Legislature. Her… Read more »
Calvin Olsen
Hammer Strikes

Calvin Olsen - Hammer Strikes

Poetry
Calvin Olsen holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Boston University, where he received a Robert Pinsky Global Fellowship for… Read more »
Brett Riley
Closed for Storm

Brett Riley - Closed for Storm

Fiction
Brett Riley is the author of The Subtle Dance of Impulse and Light (Ink Brush Press) and the screenplay Candy’s… Read more »
Afolabi Opanubi
Rust

Afolabi Opanubi - Rust

Fiction
Afolabi Opanubi grew up in Port Harcourt, a city in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria. He lived there up… Read more »
Cady Vishniac
M

Cady Vishniac - M

Fiction
Cady Vishniac is a Big Ten Academic Alliance Traveling Scholar at the University of Michigan and a Translation Fellow at… Read more »
Justin Carter
Autumn Returns to Martins Ferry, Ohio

Justin Carter - Autumn Returns to Martins Ferry, Ohio

Poetry
Justin Carter is a PhD candidate at the University of North Texas. His work appears in The Collagist, cream city… Read more »
Pamela Schmid
Emergence

Pamela Schmid - Emergence

Creative Nonfiction
Pamela Schmid lives in St. Paul, Minn., and is the creative nonfiction editor at Sleet, an online magazine. She was… Read more »
William Woolfitt
Fruit Jar

William Woolfitt - Fruit Jar

Fiction
William Woolfitt is the author of three poetry collections: Beauty Strip (Texas Review Press, 2014), Charles of the Desert (Paraclete… Read more »
Lupita Eyde-Tucker
Rules of Engagement

Lupita Eyde-Tucker - Rules of Engagement

Poetry
Lupita Eyde-Tucker was raised in New Jersey and Guayaquil, Ecuador. She writes poetry in English and Spanish, and has studied… Read more »
Roy White
Correspondences

Roy White - Correspondences

Poetry
Roy White is a blind person who lives in Saint Paul, Minnesota with a lovely woman and a handsome lab… Read more »
Joe Kraus
Sears and Roebuck

Joe Kraus - Sears and Roebuck

Fiction
Joe Kraus is a professor of English at the University of Scranton where he teaches creative writing and American literature.… Read more »