Eric Raanan Fischman is an MFA graduate of Naropa University’s Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics in Colorado. He is a board member and instructor for the Beyond Academia Free Skool, which hosts monthly writing workshops at the Boulder Public Library as well as a 1-2 week free summer program, and has also taught for the Crestone Poemfest, the Firehouse Art Center in Longmont, and Mi Chantli in Boulder. His work has appeared in Bombay Gin, the Boulder Weekly, Twenty Bellows, New Feathers Anthology, Jasper’s Folly Poetry Journal, Voicemail Poems, We Are the West: Tributaries, Mountain Bluebird magazine, and many more, in addition to community fundraising anthologies from South Broadway Ghost Society and Punch Drunk Press benefiting Denver Food Rescue and the Mutiny Information Cafe. He also curates the Boulder/Denver metro area poetry calendar at BoulderPoetryScene.com and has contributed many articles to the BPS blog. His first book, Mordy Gets Enlightened, was published through The Little Door in 2017.