Aaron Belz is the author of The Bird Hoverer (2007), Lovely, Raspberry (2010), and Glitter Bomb (2014). He earned a BA from Covenant College, an MA in creative writing from New York University, and a PhD in English from Saint Louis University. His poetry has appeared in Boston Review, Gulf Coast, Painted Bride Quarterly, Exquisite Corpse, Mudfish, Jacket, Fine Madness, and Fence and has been included in several anthologies. He has taught English and creative writing at Fontbonne University, Saint Louis University, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, and Providence Christian College.