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Jeff Jeppesen lives and writes in Warner Robins Georgia. His work can be found in Every Day Poets, Strange Horizons, The Linnet's Wings and Every Day Fiction. For several years, he was an associate editor at Every Day Poets. John Michael Flynn is currently an English Language Fellow with the US State Department in Khabarovsk, Russia. His most recent poetry collection, Keepers Meet Questing Eyes (2014) is available from Leaf Garden Press (www.leafgardenpress.com). Find him on the web at www.basilrosa.com. Jonathan Travelstead served in the Air Force National Guard for six years as a firefighter and currently works as a full-time firefighter for the city of Murphysboro. Having finished his MFA at Southern Illinois University of Carbondale, he now works on an old dirt-bike he hopes will one day get him to the salt flats of Bolivia. He has published work in The Iowa Review, on Poetrydaily.com, and has work forthcoming in The Crab Orchard Review, among others. His first collection, How We Bury Our Dead (Cobalt/Thumbnail Press) was released in March, 2015. Kathy Steinemann has loved writing for as long as she can remember. As a child, she scribbled poems and stories. During the progression of her love affair with words, she won multiple public-speaking and writing awards. Her career has taken varying directions, including positions as editor of a small-town paper, computer-network administrator, and webmaster. She’s a selfpublished author who tries to write something every day. You can read more of Kathy's work at KathySteinemann.com. Ken Poyner often serves as unlikely eye-candy at his wife’s p