(painting by Anna Tanner)
Rowland Saifi grew up in Brazil and Arkansas before attending Naropa University and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He is the author of the novel Lit Windows, and the novellas The Minotaur’s Daughter and Karner Blue Estates. His work has appeared in Fact-Simile, Marginalia, Bombay Gin, Livestock Review, Newfound Journal, and Kneejerk Magazine. He is currently a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Denver in Colorado.