Authors

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A. K. Kiik - 1 post

is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, and Santa Clara University. He earned an MA from UC Davis where his poetics thesis was titled “THE JOY OF HUMAN SACRIFICE.” He is a current graduate student at UC San Diego where he is working on a collection of counter-internment narratives, tentatively titled, “EVERYDAY COLONIALISM.” His work has appeared or is forthcoming in iO, Washington Square, Alice Blue Review, Barge Press, The Brooklyner, Scythe, CutBank and The Masters Review. A Basin is dedicated to HMK.

Ace Boggess - 1 post

is the author of two books of poetry: The Prisoners (Brick Road, 2014) and The Beautiful Girl Whose Wish Was Not Fulfilled (Highwire, 2003). His writing has appeared in Harvard Review, Mid-American Review, RATTLE, River Styx, and many other journals. He lives in Charleston, West Virginia.

Adam Walsh - 1 post

's poetry has appeared in the Journal, Hawaii Review, Crab Creek Review, Istanbul Review, and forthcoming in Barrow Street. He currently lives in Japan where he teaches at a language school he owns and runs with his wife.

Adrienne Adams

likes to take pictures of flowers and plants. Her husband, Steve, spends a lot of time waiting for her on hikes while she works on getting the shot. Steve is a very patient man.

Agnes Vadas - 1 post

was born in 1929 in Budapest, Hungary. A child prodigy violinist, she gave her first professional recital at the age of six. She survived World War II and the Communist takeover in Hungary, from where she escaped in 1956. After nearly ten years living in exile in France and Germany, Agi moved to the US where she lived and taught in universities in Indiana, Texas, Georgia and Ithaca, New York. For fourteen years she played violin with the San Francisco Opera Orchestra. In 1993, Agi retired and moved to San Juan Island where she immediately started a chapter of Amnesty International. Shortly after, she began to write. Agi's first memoir, Tales From Hungary, published in 2002, illuminates her young adulthood amongst Bohemian artists, musicians and writers in Budapest. Truth Be Told: Life Lessons from Death Row chronicles the first six-years of her correspondence with Rich Nields, a death-row inmate in Ohio. Before her death in June, 2007, she completed, Memoirs Of A Stupid Woman, about the complexity of her life as a woman, an artist, and an activist.

Aimee Mackovic - 3 posts

is a poet and professor living in Austin, TX. Her books and writings are available at aimeemackovic.com.

Alan Ferland - 1 post

graduated from the Chester College of New England in 2011 with a Bachelor's in Creative Writing and has been published in the Cactus Heart Press Magazine, Black Fox Literary Magazine and the Avatar Review Magazine.

Alan Meyrowitz - 1 post

received his Doctorate in Computer Science from George Washington University in 1980, and retired from the Federal government in 2005 after a career in research. His poetry has appeared in California Quarterly, Deadman’s Tome, Death Head Grin, Diverse Voices Quarterly, Eclectica, Existere, Eye to the Telescope, Folly, Forge, Front Range Review, The Griffin, Lucid Rhythms, New Departures, River Oak Review, Shroud, Schuylkill Valley Journal, and Star*Line. The Science Fiction Poetry Association nominated his poem “Wishing It Were Otherwise” for the Dwarf Star Award 2012, and the poem was published in a chapbook of nominees.

Alaya Battalia - 2 posts

wrote Songs of the World and Good Verse Survival when she was 16 years old. She was born in a little shack on Lopez and therefore describes herself as “an Island girl for life.” Alaya says she “loves life, all aspects of it, even the parts that are supposed to ‘make you stronger.’ ” She considers traveling a necessity in her life, and she travels whenever possible.

Alex. M. Frankel - 1 post

's work has appeared in Amarillo Bay, The Antioch Review, Beyond the Valley of the Contemporary Poets, Bloom, Blue Lake Review, Cider Press Review, The Comstock Review, Cottonwood, Faultline, The Gay and Lesbian Review, The North Dakota Quarterly, The Pinch, Sanskrit, Talking River, The Temple, and Wordriver, among others. It has also been featured on KPCC radio and at Beyond Baroque. His chapbook, My Father’s Lady, Wearing Black, has recently appeared with Conflux Press, and his book, Birth Mother Mercy, came out at the end of 2013.