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AUTHORS Heather Sweeney Heather Sweeney earned an MFA in Creative Writing and Po- etics at the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics at Naropa University. Her poetry has been published in Dusie, Shampoo, canwehaveourballback?, Summer Stock and Bombay Gin. I live in San Diego with my husband and beloved dog, Dexter. John Sweeder John Sweeder is a retired university professor from La Salle University in Philadelphia, PA. A poet and memoirist, he has had poems published in the Burningword Literary Journal, Haiku Journal, The Opening Line Literary ‘Zine, and Ancient Paths Online, among other venues. He has completed a chapbook entitled, Wonderwheel Dreams & Nightmares: 26 poems to Charm and Alarm (2016) and is presently self-publishing Breathing through a Straw: A Memoir for Baby Boomers and Neurotic Catholics, one chapter per month, at Louie Crew Clay Louie Clay, 80, has 2,700 publications, including Letters from Samaria: The Prose & Poetry of Louie Crew Clay, NYC: Morehouse, 2015. He has been a fellow at the Ragdale and Wurlitzer foundations. He’s a professor emeritus at Rutgers and lives in East Orange, NJ with Ernest Clay, his husband for 43 years. Robert Beveridge Robert Beveridge makes noise ( and writes poetry just outside Cleveland, OH. Recent/upcoming appearances in Dime Show Review, Communicators League, and Mad Swirl, among others. 106