The Country Dog Review


Barbara Daniels lives in Sicklerville, New Jersey.  Her chapbooks Black Sails and Quinn & Marie are available from Casa de Cinco Hermanas Press and her book Rose Fever: Poems from WordTech Press. Her poetry has appeared in Mid-Atlantic Review, Solstice, The Literary Review, and many other journals. She earned an MFA from Vermont College.

Kristen Gunther lives in Laramie, Wyoming. She is a doctoral student in the Program in Ecology at the University of Wyoming, where she also completed an MFA in creative writing. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in West Branch, CutBank, THRUSH, Tar River Poetry, Word Riot, and elsewhere. She can be found online at

Lucian Mattison is currently enrolled in the creative writing Master of Fine Arts program at Old Dominion University. His poems can be found in Digital Americana, Fat City Review, and Muzzle. He edits poetry for the Green Briar Review and Barely South Review. In his spare time he enjoys cooking and playing Backgammon.

John Repp’s fourth full-length collection of poetry, Fat Jersey Blues, has just been published by the University of Akron Press. His website is

Hilary Sideris has published poems in recent issues of The Baltimore Review, Spillway, The Southampton Review, and West Branch. Her chapbook, A House Not Made with Hands, is forthcoming from Poets Wear Prada Press. She lives in Brooklyn. 

Laura Madeline Wiseman is the author of twelve collections of poetry, including Queen of the Platform (Anaphora Literary Press, 2013). She is the editor of Women Write Resistance: Poets Resist Gender Violence (Hyacinth Girl Press, 2013). Her work has appeared in Prairie Schooner, Margie, and Feminist Studies. She has received an Academy of American Poets Award, a Prairie Schooner Award, and the Wurlitzer Foundation Fellowship. She has a doctorate from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.