David Welper is a Pushcart nominated poet and author of Lookbaby, which was reviewed on Red Paint Hill.  He just completed a manuscript entitled Sorry Sir, We’re Gonna Have To Ask You To Leave.  He has an MA in Creative Writing from Wayne State University.  His work appears in sPARKLE & bLINK, Livestock EditionsDenver Poetry Map and Redlight Lit and others.  He’s been a featured reader in New York City, Detroit, and the Bay Area at Quiet Lightning, Beast Crawl, Passages on the Lake, Literary Speakeasy and more.  He is an Assistant Poetry Editor at Rivet Journal and writes book reviews for Entropy.  He works as a Psychistric Registered Nurse.

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