The Enchanting Poet - Thomas Lux (ISSUE XXV)
Author of fourteen books of poems, Thomas Lux was the Bourne Professor of Poetry and the director of the McEver Visiting Writer's Program at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He was also a beloved long-time professor and director of the writing program at Sarah Lawrence College. His honors include the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, a Guggenheim fellowship, three NEA fellowships, and the Robert Creeley Award.
Editor's Choice -Lynne Thompson (ISSUE XXV)
Winner of 2017 Tucson Festival of Books Literary Prize, the Stephen Dunn Poetry Prize in 2016, and a Master Artist Fellowship from the City of Los Angeles for 2015-16, poet Lynne Thompson is the author of Start With a Small Guitar and Beg No Pardon, winner of the Perugia Book Award and the Great Lakes Colleges New Writers Award. Recent work appears or is forthcoming in Ecotone, Prairie Schooner, African American Review, Crab Creek Review, and, Poetry, among others.