About the Artists

amber nelson is the co-founder and poetry editor of alice blue review. She is the author of two chapbooks: This Ride is in Double Exposure, available online with H-ngm-n, and Your Trouble is Ballooning, forthcoming from Publishing Genius.

Timothy David Orme is a writer and filmmaker whose films have shown at small to large festivals all over the world, and whose first book of poems, Catalogue of Burnt Text, is available through BlazeVox Books.

Colleen Frakes was a graduate of the inaugural class of the Center for Cartoon Studies. Her first graphic novel Tragic Relief, received a Xeric Award in 2007. Her second book, Woman King won the Ignatz for Promising New Talent in 2009. She has created comics for MySpace Dark Horse Presents, BASH! Magazine, Vermont Seven Days alternative weekly newspaper, and Tales of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.