Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Marty Cain, Jeff Griffin, and Simone Savannah

Marty Cain is the author of Kids of the Black Hole (Trembling Pillow Press, 2017). His writing has appeared (or is forthcoming) in Fence, Tarpaulin Sky, Jacket2, TAGVVERK, Tende-rloin, and elsewhere. He holds an MFA from the University of Mississippi, and presently, is a PhD student at Cornell University, where he studies rural poetics and the pastoral. With Kina Viola, he runs Garden-Door Press.

Jeff Griffin is the author of Lost and (University of Iowa Press, 2013). He holds an MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and is currently pursuing his PhD in poetry at the University of Kansas. An associate at Griffin Moss Industries, Inc., he also operates the publishing house Slim Princess Holdings.

Simone Savannah is from Columbus, Ohio and studies Creative Writing at The University of Kansas. Her poems are forthcoming and have appeared in Big Lucks, Powder Keg, Apogee, GlitterMOB, The Fem, The Pierian, and Blackberry: A Magazine. When she's not writing, she's fucking and lifting. You can find her on Instagram at PerfectVerse22.