Contributors: Issue 17 • Cleaver Magazine
C. Wade Bentley, Tiger-Boy (Poetry) teaches and writes in Salt Lake City. His poems have been published or are forthcoming in journals such as Cimarron Review, Best New Poets, Rattle, Antiphon Review, Pembroke Magazine, and Poetry Northwest. A full-length collection of his poems, What Is Mine, was published by Aldrich Press in January of 2015. You may visit for complete information about his publications and awards. †Kristen Brida, Describe to me your initial reaction when you got here (Poetry). Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Hobart, Whiskey Island, Bone Bouquet, REALITY BEACH, and elsewhere. She is the editor-in-chief of the intersectional feminist journal, So to Speak. She is an MFA candidate at George Mason University. She tweets @kissthebrida. . Brenda Butka, April, Taylor Hollow (Poetry) practices pulmonary medicine and poetry in Nashville, Tennessee, where she and her husband share a small organic farm with a couple of farmers and their cows, … chop! chop! read more!