Brad Rose was born and raised in Los Angeles and lives in Boston. He is the author of three collections of poetry and flash fiction, Pink X-Ray (Big Table Publishing, 2015), de/tonations (Nixes Mate Press, 2020), and Momentary Turbulence ( Cervena Barva Press, 2020). His fourth collection, WordinEdgeWise , is forthcoming in 2021 from Cervena Barva Press. Five times nominated for a Pushcart Prize, and twice nominated for Best of the Net Anthology, his poetry and micro fiction have appeared in, The Los Angeles Times, The American Journal of Poetry, Into the Void, Clockhouse , Hunger Mountain, Sequestrum,   Folio, decomP, Lunch Ticket, 45th Parallel, The Baltimore Review , Cultural Weekly, Miracle   Monocle, Right Hand Pointing, and other publications. His story, “Desert Motel,” appears in the anthology Best Microfiction, 2019 .   Brad’s website is: Selected readings can be heard at A list of