poet of the month

Mariel Fechik: September 2018 Poet of the Month

Mariel Fechik lives in Chicago, IL and works in a library. She sings for the bands Fay Ray and Moon Mouth and writes music reviews for Atwood Magazine and Third Coast Review. She is a Bettering American Poetry nominee and her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Hobart, Tinderbox Poetry Journal, Sundog Lit, and others. 

Mariel Fechik: September 2018 Poet of the Month

Rax King: February 2018 Poet of the Month

Rax King is a dog-loving, hedgehog-mothering, beer-swilling, gay and disabled sumbitch who occasionally writes poetry. She wrote the collection The People's Elbow: Thirty Recitatives on Rape and Wrestling (Ursus Americanus, 2018) and her work has also recently appeared in Five:2:One, Bad Pony Mag, and (b)OINK Zine. She can be found on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram as @raxkingisdead -- say hi :)

Rax King: February 2018 Poet of the Month

Devon Balwit: January 2018 Poet of the Month

Devon Balwit is a teacher/poet living in Portland, OR. She has two chapbooks—How the Blessed Travel (Maverick Duck Press) and Forms Most Marvelous (forthcoming with dancing girl press). Her recent poems have appeared or are forthcoming in: The Cincinnati Review, The Almagre Review, The Stillwater Review, The Tule Review, Red Earth Review, The Aeolian Harp Folio Anthology, The Free State Review, Front Door, Cease Cows, Peacock Journal, and Eunoia Review.

Devon Balwit: January 2018 Poet of the Month