blackbird spring 2002 vol.1 no. 1



Mathias Svalina lives in Lincoln, Nebraska, where he is pursuing a PhD in creative writing at the University of Nebraska. His poems have been published in Willow Springs, River City, Perihelion, La Petite Zine, and other journals. In 2001 he received a scholarship to attend the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference.  

Photo by Patty Paine