Christopher Anthony Leibow graduated from Antioch University Los Angeles with an MFA in Poetry, he was nominated for a Pushcart in 2008 and 2010 and a Utah Book Award. He is winner of the Writers@Work Writer's Advocate Award 2008. He curated Cabaret Voltage a spoken word, art and music show in Salt Lake City for 7 years. He has been active in the arts community and worked with at risk youth. In addition to local participation, his poems and images have been published in Barrow Street, Interim Magazine, Lumina, CHA, Istanbul Literary Review and numerous other journals in print and online. He currently lives in Salt Lake City, with his cat El Guapo.