Bret Shepard is currently in the PhD Program at the University of Nebraska, where he also teaches writing. Recent poems have appeared or are forthcoming in American Letters and Commentary, Copper Nickel, Hobble Creek Review, Leveler, Matter, Permafrost, Whiskey Island, and elsewhere.\r\n\r\n
Jeff Alessandrelli lives in Lincoln, NE, where he co-curates The Clean Part Reading Series. He is the author of the little book Erik Satie Watusies His Way Into Sound (Ravenna Press, 2011) and the chapbook Don’t Let Me Forget To Feed the Sharks (Poor Claudia, 2012). Recent poetry appears or will appear in Gulf Coast, Verse Daily, and Boston Review.