Michael Lambert is currently based in Brooklyn. In 2012 his work was nominated for the Carson Prize and received the Thomas Hickey Creative Writing Award from the University of Wisconsin–Platteville. His poems have appeared in Midwestern Gothic, Mixed Fruit, Utter, Unshod Quills, Hobo Camp Review, Extract(s) and others. His first collection will be published by Red Bird Chapbooks in 2013. Online: michaelvaughnlambert.tumblr.com.