Episode 43: G. L. Ford

Airdate: 9 March 2023

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G. L. Ford lives and works in Victoria, Texas. He is the author of Sans, a book of poems (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2017). He helped edit the “6×6” poetry periodical for its whole run, and formerly wrote a column for the free paper New York Nights. He writes the odd bit of TV and cultural criticism for such sites as The Federalist and Book and Film Globe. His poems have recently appeared or are soon to appear in Landfill and table/Feast.

Episode 42: Rachel R. Baum

Airdate: 2 March 2023

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Rachel R. Baum is the editor of Funeral and Memorial Service Readings Poems and Tributes (McFarland, 1999) and the author of the long-running blog BARK! Confessions of a Dog Trainer. Her poems have appeared in OneArt, Poetica Review, Raven’s Perch, Plainsongs, Open Door, Jewish Literary Review and others. Her poetry chapbook In Dreams Cars Flew will be published by Dancing Girl Press in the Fall of 2023. She chaired the committee that selected the first Poet Laureate of Saratoga Springs, New York. For more information, visit https://rachelrbaum.net

Episode 41: Shannon Frost Greenstein

Airdate: 23 February 2023

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Shannon Frost Greenstein (she/her) resides in Philadelphia with her children and soulmate. She is the author of “These Are a Few of My Least Favorite Things”, a full-length book of poetry available from Really Serious Literature, and “Pray for Us Sinners,” a short story collection with Alien Buddha Press. Shannon is a former Ph.D. candidate in Continental Philosophy and a multi-time Pushcart Prize nominee. Her work has appeared in McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, Pithead Chapel, Bending Genres, trampset, Reservoir Road, The Hellebore, Kissing Dynamite Poetry, Door Is a Jar, Feral: A Journal of Poetry and Art, and elsewhere. Follow Shannon at shannonfrostgreenstein.com or on Twitter at @ShannonFrostGre.

Episode 39: Anthony David Vernon

Airdate: 2 February 2023

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Anthony David Vernon is a Cuban-American literary writer and master’s level philosophy student at the University of New Mexico. He is a regularly published author of poetry along with short stories and philosophical articles in a variety of outlets. His premiere book is The Assumption of Death a hybrid work of poetry, short stories, and philosophical musings. This premiere work has also been nominated for a Pushcart Prize.  Find out more at https://www.pw.org/directory/writers/anthony_david_vernon