(Who the Heck are We?)


"...a magazine of openness, of risk, of that moment in the poem where something breaks open."

Gale Marie Thompson
(Founding) Editor, Designer

Gale is the author of Soldier On (Tupelo Press 2015), and Helen or My Hunger (YesYes Books, 2020). She's received fellowships from the Vermont Studio Center and Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, and her work can be found in Crazyhorse, Tin House Online, Gulf Coast, BOAAT, Guernica, Foundry, and elsewhere. She lives in the mountains of North Georgia, where she directs the Creative Writing Program at Young Harris College. Find her online at galemariethompson.com.

Anne Cecelia Holmes

Anne is the author of The Jitters (horse less press, 2015), and three chapbooks: Dead Year (Sixth Finch, 2016), Junk Parade (dancing girl press 2012), and I Am A Natural Wonder (co-authored with Lily Ladewig; Blue Hour Press 2011). Her poems have appeared in jubilat, Gulf Coast, Conduit, Denver Quarterly, The Atlas Review, Sixth Finch, OmniVerse, and other places. She lives in the DC area.

Caroline Cabrera
Bloom Books Chapbook Editor

Caroline Cabrera is author of the poetry collection Saint X, winner of the Hudson prize (Black Lawrence Press, 2018). Her previous collections include The Bicycle Year and Flood Bloom. She teaches with two nonprofits, Innovations for Learning and the O, Miami Poetry Foundation. She lives in Fort Lauderdale.