Stella Reed has been published in magazines and anthologies nationally and in Australia most recently in The Taos Journal of International Poetry and Art, Josephine Quarterly, and Slipstream. She is the Development Coordinator and a teacher for the WingSpan Poetry Project that brings weekly poetry classes to residents in shelters in Santa Fe and is a teaching artist for El Otro Lado at the Academy for the Love of Learning.
Tina Carson is an Albuquerque poet and psychiatric nurse practitioner. Her poems have been previously published in Bosque as well as Blue Mesa Review, The American Journal of Nursing and The Best of Kore Press 2011. She was a semi-finalist in the Philip Levine Poetry Contest in 2014. Her manuscript Ground, Wind, This Body will be published in 2017 by UNM Press.