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Managing Editor/
Senior Poetry Editor

Alan Perry
(he/him)

Alan Perry - Managing Editor/Senior Poetry Editor

Alan Perry’s debut poetry chapbook, Clerk of the Dead, was released by Main Street Rag Publishing in 2020. His poems have appeared in Tahoma Literary Review, Third Wednesday, Schuylkill Valley Journal, Open: Journal of Arts & Letters, River and South Review, Ocotillo Review, and elsewhere, and in several anthologies. He is a Senior Poetry Editor for Typehouse Literary Magazine, and a Best of the Net nominee. Alan holds a BA in English from the University of Minnesota, and he and his wife divide their time between a suburb of Minneapolis, Minnesota and Tucson, Arizona. More at: https://alanperrypoetry.com

Managing Editor/
Website Editor

Vincent O'Connor
(he/him)

Vincent O'Connor - Managing Editor/Website Editor

Vincent O'Connor’s debut poetry chapbook, Lessons From Life, was published by Local Gems Press in 2019. His poems have appeared in Snail Mail Review, The Talking Stick, Main Channel Voices, Winamop, Poetry Super Highway,Satori, and elsewhere, and in two anthologies. He has written numerous magazine articles, primarily on computer technology, and writes training material for businesses and technical manuals for software companies, and has a play, "Nearly Departed" published by Players Press. More at: https://vinceoconnor.com/.


Senior Poetry Editor

Susan McMillan
(she/her)

Susan McMillan - Senior Poetry Editor

Susan McMillan is a retired freelance writer and editor. She is a lifelong poet whose work has appeared in many anthologies and journals, most recently Deep Wild—Writing from the Backcountry, Talking Stick, and Oakwood. She has participated in the Cracked Walnut literary reading series, and was an award recipient in the 2020 Maria W. Faust Sonnet Contest. A co-creator of the illustrated poetry e-chapbooks, Bright Light Stories in the Night, and has made it her mission to create opportunities for poets in southeastern Minnesota through collaborative community projects, events, and learning opportunities. She served as poet laureate for the city of Rochester, MN from April 2019 to 2023.


Senior Poetry Editor

Pam Sinicrope
(she/her)

Pam Sinicrope - Senior Poetry Editor

Pam Sinicrope served as a student editor for Howling Bird Press and is an MFA candidate in poetry at Augsburg University. Her poems are forthcoming or published in: Spillway, The Night Heron Barks, Aethlon, Indolent Books: Poems in the Afterglow, Literary Mama, 3 Elements Review, and Appalachian Journal. Pam lives in Rochester, MN. She has a doctorate in Public Health and engages in research to eliminate health disparities with a focus in cancer prevention. She is a member of the League of MN poets. She enjoys time with her family, hiking with her dog, tennis, and independent films.

Graphics Designer/
Assistant Poetry Editor

Deborah Goschy
(she/her)

Deborah Goschy - Graphics Designer/Assistant Poetry Editor

Deborah Goschy is a member of the Southern Minnesota Poets Society and the League of Minnesota Poets. She has won awards for her poetry at the state and national level and has had her work published in Encore: Prize Poems 2021, Encore: Prize Poems 2020, The Martin Lake Journal, the Poet-Artist Collaboration, and The Mankato Walk and Ride Project, which exhibits poems on signs along Mankato bike trails. Deborah is also an amateur actor, a painter, a digital photographer, and a graphic artist who designs Agates (formerly known as The Moccasin), the literary journal of the League of Minnesota Poets.

 

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