David Welper is a Pushcart nominated poet and author of Lookbaby, which was reviewed on Red Paint Hill.  He was accepted into The Home School program in LA in 2017.  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 a number of publications and he’s been a featured reader  across the United States.  He was an Editor at Rivet Journal, but is now the Founding Editor of Buddy, a lit zine that addresses Mental Health issues.  He occasionally writes book reviews for Entropy and Heavy Feather Review.  He works as a Psychiatric Registered Nurse (BSN, University of Colorado).

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