The Poison Pen mafia is at it again. See you this Thursday, May 25th at 8:30 p.m.!
Laurie Ann Cedilnik received her Ph.D. in English Literature and Creative Writing from Western Michigan University with a specialization in Fiction. Her stories have been published in Epoch, Colorado Review, West Branch, Cimarron Review, Hobart and Black Warrior Review, among other venues, and was selected for the 2013 Masters Review by guest editor A.M. Homes. While pursuing her M.F.A. in Fiction at the University of Houston as a C. Glen Cambor Fellow, she served as Editor of Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature and Fine Arts.
Rebecca Oxley is a poet and veteran living in Houston, Texas. She attended the University of Houston where she majored in Creative Writing. In 1999, under the name R. Danelly Johnson, she won the Howard Moss Undergraduate Poetry award. She has been published in The Texas Review and in several other journals. Her poem, Oblations, was recently featured in the Invisible Lines production, The Human Zoo, and she was a juried poet at the 2016 Houston Poetry Fest.
Glenn Shaheen is the author of the poetry collections Predatory (University of Pittsburgh Press 2011) and Energy Corridor (University of Pittsburgh Press 2016) and of the flash fiction chapbook Unchecked Savagery (Richochet Editions 2013).