Michael Lee Bross is a graduate of the MFA in Poetry program at Drew University, and is an active writer of both poetry and fiction. Michael’s debut chapbook, “Meditations on an Empty Stomach” was published by Finishing Line Press. He is the recipient of the Martha E. Martin Awards for Poetry and Fiction, as well as the Jane Coil Cole Poetry Scholarship and the 2015 Arts by the People Chapbook Award. His work has been published in such periodicals as Lifeboat, Mobius Poetry Magazine, and Let’s Talk Philadelphia. Most recently his work appeared in ZPublishing’s Best Merging Poets of 2019 series. He currently teachers Composition and English at the University of Scranton, East Stroudsburg University, and Centenary University in New Jersey, and is also the lead editor for D10again, an internet platform for tabletop gaming journalism.