Dolly Lemke lives and works in Chicago where she received a MFA in Poetry from Columbia College Chicago. She co-curates this motha and works as Assistant Editor for Switchback Books. She is the author of the chapbook O Town Heights (DoubleCross Press 2012). Her poems are published or forthcoming in Columbia Poetry Review, Best American Poetry 2010, Super Arrow , Salt Hill, and Court Green. She loves micro-brews and watching movies.
Stephen Danos earned a BA in English from the University of Iowa and an MFA in Creative Writing - Poetry from Columbia College Chicago. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in 1913: a journal of forms, RealPoetik, Inter | rupture, The Destroyer, Sou’wester, Forklift Ohio, Court Green, lo-ball magazine, Bateau, Columbia Poetry Review, and elsewhere. His poetry manuscript, Be Seeing You, Empire, was long listed for the 2011 Idaho Prize (Lost Horse Press). He’s an Assistant Editor for YesYes Books, the Senior Staff Book Reviewer for iO: A Journal of New American Poetry, the New Media Wrangler for Forklift, Ohio: A Journal of Poetry, Cooking, & Light Industrial Safety, andco-curates this Tumblr.