Bio: David Russomano is an American émigré working as a copywriter near London. Between earning his BA in English from Messiah College and his MA in Creative Writing (Distinction) from Kingston University, he taught English in Indonesia, Thailand, and Turkey – experiences which inform a great deal of his work. His poetry has been nominated for The Pushcart Prize and Sundress Publications’ 2012 Best of the Net Anthology. He also received an honorable mention in Words, Pauses, Noises’ inaugural poetry competition. In 2014, Kingston University awarded him the Faber and Faber Creative Writing MA Prize.