Nikia Chaney

Sean DesVignes

Michael Cooper







Winner of the 2012 Engizam award and the 2015 Robert Creeley Award, Nikia Chaney is the author of Sis Fuss (Orange Monkey Publishing, 2013) and ladies please (Dancing Girl Press, 2013).  She has been published in journals such as the Iowa Review, Portland Review, 491, Saranac, Sugar House Review, and Pearl

Sean DesVignes is the author of Take My Eyes To The Dry Cleaners (evolNYC 2014). His poetry has won the Beatrice Dubin Rose Award & the Burton A. Goldberg Poetry Prize. His work appears in BLACK PANTONE, Vinyl, Solstice, [PANK], The Bakery and more.

Michael Cooper is an Inland Empire Poet, PoetIE Member, CSUSB MFA Graduate, Veteran, and father to two sons, Markus and Jonathon.  You can find his work in The Los Angeles Review, Tin Cannon, The Pacific Review, The Chaffey Review, The Camel Saloon, Split Lip, and The Berkeley Review among others.