Editors and Artists

Steve Glines

  • Author of 6 books
  • Designer of over 30 books
  • Art director for several national magazines
  • Nominated by INC as Entrepreneur of the year 1990
  • Entrepreneur in residence Softbank 2001
  • Who's Who in America & the World

Doug Holder
Senior Editor, Promoter-in-chief

Timothy Gager
Senior Editor, Teacher


Mentors and Champions

Afaa Michael Weaver

  • Author of 9 collections of poetry, multiple plays and non-fiction works
  • Simmons College, Alumnae Professor of English
  • Author of East Baltimore Muse
  • Member of The Academy of American Poets

Jared Smith

  • 6 critically acclaimed volumes of poetry
  • Former Vice President of The Energy Bureau, Inc.
  • Advisory Board of The New York Quarterly
  • Guest Columnist for Poets magazine
  • Board Member of DuPage Symphony Orchestra
  • Listed in Who's Who in America and other references
  • Member of The Academy of American Poets

Luke Salisbury

  • Bunker Hill Community College, Professor of English
  • Author of 3 novels and 1 non-fiction book on baseball
  • First keynote speaker at Nine Magazine's Annual Spring Training Conference (1994)
  • Television commentator on Baseball
  • Has been to 34 consecutive Red Sox Opening Days
Gloria Mindock

Gloria Mindock
Editor, Publisher, Designer

  • Founder of Cervena Barva Press
  • Coordinator of Cervena Barva Press Reading Series
  • Editor of the Istanbul Literature Review
  • Editor and Publisher of Cloudkeeper Press
  • Poet, Playwright, Actress, and Performance Artist