Henrietta Goodman is the author of three books of poetry. Most recently, her sonnet-sequence titled All That Held Us won the 2018 John Ciardi Award and was published by BkMk Press at the University of Missouri. Her first book, Take What You Want, won the Beatrice Hawley Award from Alice James Books and was published in 2007. She has published poems and essays in The New England Review, New Ohio Review, Terrain, The American Journal of Poetry and other journals. She lives in Missoula, MT and teaches at the University of Montana and at Rocky Mountain College in Billings, MT.
Becca Carson lives in Missoula, MT. She wrote her first book, Flight Path (FootHills Publishing, 2018), by doing all of the writing homework she assigned her students for one school year. She teaches English and creative writing at Big Sky High School, including two courses known as the Aerie Magazine Program, which publishes two student-produced literary arts magazines annually.