Painting Czeslawa Kwoka

by Theresa Edwards (verse) & Lori Schreiner (art)

after a series of photographs by Wilhelm Brasse



Theresa Edwards lives in the United States. She is married, has two sons, and is an adjunct instructor and tutor at Marist College, Poughkeepsie, New York. Her poetry has appeared in Boxcar Poetry Review, Blackmail Press, Autumn Sky Poetry, Clean Sheets Magazine, Flutter Poetry Journal, SOFTBLOW, SNReview, Pitkin Review, Chronogram, and is forthcoming in Triplopia.  She has written musical compositions, including work for mixed media; a novella, "The Ride"; and a poetry manuscript entitled "Voices Through Skin." Theresa has an M.A. in English and an M.F.A. in Creative Writing (poetry), Goddard College, and is poetry editor for Quay.

Lori Schreiner is a therapist, writer, and painter. Her prose has appeared in The Best Of Write Action and Pitkin Review. Schreiner's paintings have been shown in New York City and The Windham Art Gallery in Brattleboro, Vermont. She has an MFA in creative writing from Goddard College.Two of these paintings by Lori Schreiner were featured in the Summer Issue of Pitkin Review