Bob King is an Associate Professor of English at Kent State University at Stark. He holds degrees from Loyola University Chicago & Indiana University (MFA, poetry). His work has appeared in or is forthcoming from The Red Ogre Review, The Dillydoun Review, Emergence Literary Journal, American Poetry Review, Narrative Magazine, Muleskinner, Allium: a Journal of Poetry & Prose, Northwest Review, & Green Mountains Review, among other literary magazines. He lives on the outskirts of Cleveland with his wife & daughters. Bob recommends Colors+ Youth Center,a charity focused on strengthening LGBTQ+ youth and allies by promoting individual and community wellness.