Luivette Resto, a mother, teacher, poet, and Wonder Woman fanatic, was born in Aguas Buenas, Puerto Rico but proudly raised in the Bronx. Her two books of poetry, Unfinished Portrait and Ascension have been published Tia Chucha Press. She is a CantoMundo fellow. Some of her latest work can be read in Lullaby of Teeth, an anthology of SoCal poets published by Moontide Press and an anthology of Afro-Latino poetry titled ¡Manteca! published by Arte Público Press. Currently, she lives in the Los Angeles area with her three revolutionaries.
Yago S. Cura is a Bilingual Outreach Librarian at the Los Angeles Public Library. He is a former N.Y.C. Teaching Fellow and A.L.A. Spectrum Scholar who also happens to publish the poetry, fiction, and prose of authors from las Américas in Hinchas de Poesía with Jim Heavily and Jennifer Therieau.