Laura E. Davis is the author of the chapbook Braiding the Storm (Finishing Line Press 2012). Her poems have appeared in Corium, Muzzle, iARTistas, and So to Speak, among others. The Founding Editor of Weave Magazine, she teaches poetry writing and translation in San Francisco, where she lives with her partner, Sal.
Broadside Art by Mary Ellen Knight. Mary Ellen Knight is an oil painter who dabbles in watercolor and charcoal drawing, as well as mixed media and sculptural installations. In 2013, she graduated from the University of Tennessee with a degree in Painting and Drawing. In the past, she has worked with art programs for underserved populations such as YWCArt and an interdisciplinary after-school program with Pond Gap Elementary.Her personal philosophy entails a holistic approach to visual art-making that should be cultivated over a lifetime. The arts are for everyone. Mary Ellen Knight is currently Graduate student at the University of Tennessee working towards her Masters of Science in Art Education and the Co-Director of the Sundress Academy for the Arts' Visual Arts department.