Emilio Degrazia, who has a piece in Issue 11 (Fall 2013), is currently finishing up work for a McKnight Award, and is completing his term as Poet Laureate of Winona, Minnesota, this coming January.
John G. Rodwan, Jr., who has work in issues 8 (Winter 2013) and 11 (Fall 2013), has recent work published or forthcoming in San Pedro River Review, Meat for Tea: The Valley Review, Jazz Research Journal, The American Interest and Pea River Journal. Humanist Press will publish his second collection of essays, Holidays & Other Disasters, later this year. The launch party for the book will take place from 6 to 8 pm on November 21 at Motor City Wine, 1949 Michigan Ave., Detroit, MI 48216.
Congrats to you all!