E. Samples is an Applachian cocktail poet; one part West Virginia Mountain Blue ink, two parts Kentucky Bluegrass Black ink, and a generous dash of Tennessee Red-inked Whiskey. She lives in the sweet corn stacks of Southern Indiana. Her writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Still: The Journal, Soliloquies, Abridged, Re-Side, Variant Lit, The Loch Raven Review, Black Bough Poetry, Fevers of the Mind Poets of 2020 Anthology, Crêpe & Penn, The Cabinet of Heed, Lucent Dreaming, Plainsongs, Kissing Dynamite PUNK Anthology, Feral, Capsule Stories, and elsewhere. She’s on twitter @emilysamples
From David O’Nan: Tony has grown up around music his whole life. He grew up the son of a concert promoter (amongst other events) in Southern Indiana. He has many hobbies & interests including music & art, as well as molding young minds throughout the years. He’ll provide music history, reviews & artwork for the blog. I’ve known Tony for 17 years when we frequented the same coffeehouse.