The 2River View 18.1 (Fall 2013)

New Poems by

Lenny DellaRocca has poems here at 2River and in Nimrod, Sun Dog and elsewhere. His book, Alphabetical Disorder, is available at contactwebsite

Judith Barrington has published three poetry collections and two chapbooks. In 2012, she won the Gregory O’Donoghue Poetry Prize. Her memoir, Lifesaving, won the Lambda Book Award. contactwebsite

Rebecca D'Alise holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Columbia University. Her poems have been published in The Bellingham Review, Cerebral Scraps, Ex Libris, Stuff Magazine, and elsewhere. contact

Karen Donovan is the author of Fugitive Red (University of Massachusetts Press). Her poems have appeared recently in Blackbird, Conjunctions, and Mudlark. For 20 years, with Walker Rumble, she published ¶: A Magazine of Paragraphs, a journal of short prose. contact

Gary Dop is an English professor at Randolph College. His poems have appeared on Minnesota Public Radio and in New Letters, Prairie Schooner, and Rattle. Father, Child, Water is forthcoming from Red Hen Press. contactwebsite

Marcel Gauthier received his MFA from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, where he was a Randall Jarrell Fellow. A recipient of a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, he lives in Salt Lake City, Utah. contact

Marjorie Maddox is Director of Creative Writing and Professor of English at Lock Haven University. A Sage Graduate Fellow of Cornell University (MFA) and recipient of numerous awards, she has published 9 poetry collections, most recently Local News from Someplace Else. contactwebsite

Christine Marshall teaches at Davidson College and has been has been a finalist for The Nation's Discovery Prize and the Ruth Lilly Fellowship. Her poems have appeared in Agni, Best American Poetry, Beloit Poetry Journal, Cimarron Review, Crab Orchard Review, Nimrod, and elsewhere. contact

Carolyn Murdoch lives in Northern New Jersey. Her work is forthcoming or has appeared in Confrontation, Gargoyle, Narrative, PANK, and others. contact

Barbara Schwartz holds an MFA from Sarah Lawrence College. Her poems have appeared in Nimrod International Journal, Vernacular, and Virtual Writer: A Longford Literary Project. contact

Lauren Shimulunas is a recent graduate of the University of New Hampshire MFA program. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in journals such as Blue Collar Review, Cider Press Review, and The Cortland Review. contact

Images © 2013 by John Holdway


John Holdway currently lives in a small yellow house in Springfield, Oregon, with his wife and son and works daily in his studio. John moved west after receiving a BFA in painting from the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore. He has and continues to exhibit and sell his work around the world. website