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Donal Mahoney - Poet


Donal Mahoney, a native of Chicago, lives in St. Louis, MO. He has worked as an editor for The Chicago Sun-Times, Loyola University Press and Washington University in St. Louis. He has had poems published in or accepted by The Wisconsin Review, The Kansas Quarterly, The South Carolina Review, The Beloit Poetry Journal, Commonweal, Public Republic (Bulgaria), Gloom Cupboard (U.K.), Revival (Ireland), The Istanbul Literary Review (Turkey), Black-Listed Magazine, Opium 2.0, Calliope Nerve, Haggard and Halloo, Rusty Truck, Pirene’s Fountain (Australia) and other publications.

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Allison Grayhurst

Allison Grayhurst is a full member of the League of Canadian Poets. She has over 500 poems published in more than 250 international journals and anthologies. Her book "Somewhere Falling" was published by Beach Holme Publishers in 1995. Since then she has published eleven other books of poetry and six collections with Edge Unlimited Publishing.  Her book of poetry, "Common Dream", and four chapbooks were published by The Plowman.  Her poetry chapbook "The River is Blind" was published by Ottawa publisher above/ground press in December 2012. More recently, her chapbook "Surrogate Dharma" was published by Kind of a Hurricane Press, Barometric Pressures Author Series in October 2014.  She lives in Toronto with her family. She also sculpts, working with clay; www.allisongrayhurst.com 

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David Hernandez


David Hernandez lives in El Paso, Texas, and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Texas at El Paso. He builds his work on the value of poetic craft and respects the art and music of poetry.  He reads and analyzes his work to make sure it follows poetic craft, reading between his lines to search for rhyme and musical rhythm.  He creates a world that readers can dive into and feel the drama within.

David’s work has been accepted at Down in the Dirt Magazine, CC&D Magazine, Feelings of the Heart, Home Planet News Online, and Oxford Magazine.  

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Scott Thomas Outlar

Scott Thomas Outlar spends the hours flowing and fluxing with the tide of the Tao River while laughing at and/or weeping over the existential nature of life.  His words have appeared recently in venues such as Venus in Scorpio, Mad Swirl, Dead Snakes, Dissident Voice and Section 8.  His debut chapbook will be released in April through Dink Press.

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More of Scott's work can be seen at 17numa.wordpress.com