Issue IX, Volume IV : May 2013
I keep fighting the notion that poetry makes nothing happen. To believe this is to render hope null and void.
Mitchell L. H. Douglas is the author of Cooling Board: A Long-Playing Poem, nominated for a 2010 NAACP Image Award,
Michael Pettit’s most recent book is Riding for the Brand; a new work of nonfiction on New Mexico traditional arts is forthcoming this fall.
Kara Candito is the author of Taste of Cherry (U of Nebraska P), winner of the 2008 Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Poetry.
Craig Challender teaches American literature, myth and creative writing at Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia,