Eric Lochridge (he/him) is a poet, editor, and former journalist living in western Washington between the mountains and the sea. His first full-length poetry collection is My Breath Floats Away From Me (FutureCycle Press in 2022). He also is the author of three chapbooks: Born-Again Death Wish, Real Boy Blues, and Father’s Curse. His poems have appeared in DIAGRAM, UCity Review, Okay Donkey, and Kissing Dynamite. Find him on Twitter @ericedits and at ericedits.wordpress.com.