Sean Shearer grew up in New Jersey. He earned a BA in Creative Writing from Hampshire College, and an MFA in Poetry from the University of Virginia, where he taught Creative Writing. Sean is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize and his poems have been published in Beloit Poetry Journal, Boulevard, Copper Nickel, jubilat, New England Review, among other journals and magazines.
Catherine Bresner is the author of the chapbook The Merriam Webster Series and the artist book Everyday Eros (Mount Analogue 2017). Her poetry has appeared in The Offing, Heavy Feather Review, Gulf Coast, Poetry Northwest, Passages North, The Pinch and elsewhere. Her hybrid collection of poems and poetry comics, the empty season, won the Diode Edition Book Prize in 2017. You can view more of her work at catherinebresner.com or contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LAURA THEOBALD, BOOK DESIGNER
Laura Theobald is a poet and book designer living in the South. She is the author of the full-length poetry collections What My Hair Says About You from Sad Spell Press (2018) and Kokomo (forthcoming, Disorder Press), and three chapbooks. She has an MFA from Louisiana State University, and has served as an editor for a number of small press publishers. She is currently a book designer for OOMPH! and BOAAT, and a freelance book designer. Her recent poems have appeared in The Wanderer, Sink Review, Hobart, Witch Craft Magazine,The Atlas Review, Everyday Genius, and Black Warrior Review, and in the anthologies Women of Resistance (O/R Books) and Poetry of the #MeToo Movement (Peach Magazine). Her website is lauratheobald.tumblr.com.