Anne Champion is the author of Reluctant Mistress (Gold Wake Press, 2013). Her work appears in Verse Daily, The Pinch, Cider Press Review, PANK Magazine, The Comstock Review, Thrush Poetry Journal and elsewhere. She was a 2009 Academy of American Poets Prize recipient, a Pushcart Prize nominee, and a Barbara Deming Memorial Grant recipient.
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 2014, she graduated from the University of Tennessee with a Masters of Science in Art Education. 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.