Janaka Stucky is the Publisher of Black Ocean, and its literary journal Handsome. He is the author of Your Name Is the Only Freedom (Brave Men Press 2009) and The World Will Deny It For You (Ahsahta Press 2012), and his poems have appeared in publications such as Denver Quarterly, Fence, North American Review, and Volt. In 2010 he was voted "Boston's Best Poet" in the Boston Phoenix.