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Meet our Fall 2015 Authors

 

Jeff Alessandrelli

 

is the author of the full-length collection THIS LAST TIME WILL BE THE FIRST. Other work has appeared in Denver Quarterly, DIAGRAM, Gulf Coast, Boston Review and five chapbooks. The name of Jeff’s dog is Beckett Long Snout. The name of his micro-press is Dikembe Press.

Wes Solether

 

teaches English and lives on a dead end street somewhere in the Midwest. He runs Bitterzoet Magazine and Press with his co-editor, Pattie. Wes has been most recently published in Samizdat Literary Journal, Meat For Tea: The Valley Review, and Ossuary Whispers.

W. Vandoren Wheeler

 

has published poems in various journals, including H_ngM_n, Forklift, Conduit and ratemyprofessors.com. His manuscript The Accidentalist won the Dorothy Brunsman Prize and was published by Bear Star Press in 2012. He lives with his wife and daughter in Portland, Oregon, and is working on a manuscript called Lonely & Co.