D.E. Kern is a writer from Bethlehem, Pa. He earned his MFA from San José State University, and his work has appeared in Reed Magazine, CRATE, Hypothetical: A Review of Everything Imaginable, Autumn Sky Poetry Daily, Wilderness House Literary Review, Nude Bruce Review, Negative Capability and Mission at Tenth. When he is not writing, he enjoys fishing for walleye and panfish in the 10,000 lakes dotting his adopted home state of Minnesota.