James Scannell McCormick
James Scannell McCormick earned a doctorate in creative writing-poetry from Western Michigan University in 1995. His works have appeared in CutBank, The Lucid Stone, SLANT, Rattapallax, and most recently in The Pedestal. His poem "Lot (Hermes in Tulips)" was nominated for a 2008 Pushcart Prize. He currently lives in and teaches in Rochester, Minnesota.