Patrick Werle is a poet, poetry-instigator, and editor living in South Minneapolis. He is a Senior Editor for Poetry City, USA and an MFA Candidate at Hamline University. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Rock,Paper,Scissors, Murphy Square, Big Bell, Poetry City, U.S.A Volume 3, and elsewhere. He performs his work ( including the Maeve’s Sessions, MSP at AWP in Seattle, Poets and Pints, Cracked Walnut, The Great Twin Cities Poetry Read, The New Shit Show, The St. Paul Almanac Reading Series, etc…) more than he publishes it...mostly out of laziness. He is currently at work on a collection or two.