Eric Lochridge is the author of three poetry chapbooks: Born-Again Death WishReal Boy Blues, and Father’s Curse, and the editor of After Long Busyness: Interviews with Eight Heartland Poets. His poems have appeared in Kissing Dynamite, Okay Donkey, SlipstreamDIAGRAMHawaii Pacific Review, and many others, as well as anthologies such as WA 129 and Beloved on the Earth. He lives in Bellingham, Washington, where he works as an editor in scholarly publishing. Find him on Twitter @ericedits.