"The kind of flinty, lyrical acrobatics and emotive spell-casting we see in Judy’s poems obviously takes time; more than that, though, it takes primal love and dedication that remind me of Michelangelo craning his neck at that chapel ceiling, mounting scaffolds he built himself, brushes clamped between his teeth." -Poetry Editor Michael Meyerhoffer, Introduction
Meet Nick Antosca: November’s Featured Fiction Writer
"I write what I know in terms of doing an instinctive gut check to make sure the emotions seem real, even when the behavior is crazy." -Nick Antosca, Interview
Meet Melissa Diem: November’s Mixed Media Artist
Melissa Diem has an MPhil in Creative Writing from Trinity College Dublin and was awarded a Bank of Ireland Millennium Scholarship. She has published the novel, Changeling [Pan (UK) and Gill & Macmillan (Ireland)] and poetry in several journals including Poetry Ireland Review, The Stinging Fly, The Shop, The Sunday Tribune, and Rival. Experience Appraisal .
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