Michal (Mitak) Mahgerefteh is an award-winning poet and artist from Virginia. She is the author of four poetry collections and the editor and publisher of Poetica Magazine. Her collage mixed media and digital art have been been published in print and electronically and exhibited in the US in galleries, art centers, and museums. Michal is currently developing a new iPad painting technique by using only one artist application on her iPad. More of her work can be viewed at www.michalmahgerefteh.com.
Our poetry co-editor, Chris LaMay-West, recently spoke with Bibhu Padhi, our Issue #9 featured poet. Here’s what he had to say about his personal struggles, some of his sources of inspiration, and his thoughts on being an Indian poet writing in English. …Read more