Zest Lit Issue 2, October 2013 - Page 223

Joan Colby: Joan Colby is the editor of Illinois Racing News and lives on a small horse farm in Northern Illinois. She has published 10 books including The Lonely Hearts Killers, The Atrocity Book and her newest book from Future Cycle Press—“Dead Horses.” FutureCycle will also publish “Selected Poems” in 2013.

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JoAnne McKay: JoAnne McKay was born into a family of slaughterers in Romford, Essex. After a career in the police service, she moved to South West Scotland. She has published three poetry pamphlets; the second, Venti, was runner-up in The Callum Macdonald Memorial Award in 2011.


Raven Joy: Raven Joy was the poetry editor for the Community Endeavor in Nevada City, CA and a published and performance poet herself. She has been a trash fashion designer, model and artist. She now lives on the Big Island of Hawaii where she is working as the design editor of ‘Alalā Publishing and writing her autobiography.