Blas Falconer teaches in the MFA Program at San Diego State University. He is the author of Forgive the Body This Failure, and a co-editor for both Mentor and Muse: Essays from Poets to Poets and The Los Angeles Review. Find him on Twitter @blas_falconer. Helena Mesa teaches at Albion College and, whenever possible, lives in the Bay Area. She is the author of Horse Dance Underwater and a co-editor for Mentor and Muse: Essays from Poets to Poets. Though she rarely tweets, her handle is @Helena_G_Mesa.