This week we welcome Neil de la Flor as our guest blogger. Neil's publications include Sinead O'Connor and her Coat of a Thousand Bluebirds (Firewheel Editions, forthcoming 2011), co-authored with Maureen Seaton and winner of the Sentence Book Award, Almost Dorothy (Marsh Hawk Press, 2010), winner of the Marsh Hawk Press Poetry Prize, and Facial Geometry (NeoPepper Press, 2006), co-authored with Maureen Seaton and Kristine Snodgrass. His literary work, both solo and collaborative, has appeared in numerous literary magazines including Hayden’s Ferry Review, Barrow Street, Pank, Prairie Schooner, Indiana Review, Court Green, among other journals. He is also the performance arts journalist for Knight Arts Blog and contributes to Miami-based arts bureau, ArtBurst Miami. He also blogs under his alter-ego at Almost Dorothy.
In other news . . .
Stephen Reichert joins us from Washington, DC where he's following the Roger Clemens trial. Stephen is the editor of Smartish Pace, which he founded in 1998. He played baseball at Trinity College (IL) and studied law at the University of Maryland. He paints, plays in the band Mr. Moccasin, lives in Baltimore and works in Washington, DC.