Gregory Kimbrell is the author of The Primitive Observatory (Southern Illinois University Press, 2016), winner of the 2014 Crab Orchard Series in Poetry First Book Award. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Phantom Drift, Infinite Rust, Manticore—Hybrid Writing from Hybrid Identities, Otoliths, Rune Bear, Impossible Archetype, and elsewhere. He is the events and programs coordinator for Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries. More of his writing, including his magnetic sci-fi/horror haiku, can be found at gregorykimbrell.com.
Image: Gregory Kimbrell portrait, 2014, photo by Joe Mahoney