john mortara is a witchy queer, sad unicorn, trans advocate, moon bridge from New Jersey built out of bikes and bagels and anxiety and punk rock and too many episodes of Carl Sagan's Cosmos. They hold an MFA from UNCW and are the author of small creatures / wide field, an interactive fiction collection from tNY Press. john currently operates voicemailpoems.org from Boston, MA and, frankly, wherever there's free WiFi. their debut full-length poetry collection some planet is now available through YesYes Books. wow!