Mark Lamoureux lives in Astoria, New York. He is the author of four full-length collections of poetry: Spectre (Black Radish Books 2010), Astrometry Orgonon (BlazeVOX Books 2008), 29 Cheeseburgers / 39 Years (Pressed Wafer, forthcoming 2012) and Devotion (Desperanto, forthcoming 2013). His work has been published in print and online in Fence, miPoesias, Jubilat, Denver Quarterly, Conduit, Jacket, Fourteen Hills, and many others. In 2006 he started Cy Gist Press, a micropress focusing on ekphrastic poetry. He holds an MFA from the New School and teaches in the CUNY system. Photo by Timothy Peterson.