Christien Gholson is the author of several books of poetry, including The No One Poems (Thirty West Publishing), All the Beautiful Dead (Bitter Oleander Press), and On the Side of the Crow (Hanging Loose Press, re-issued by Parthian Books in the UK); along with a novel, A Fish Trapped Inside the Wind (Parthian Books).
     Other work at Mudlark includes the long poems AllHallowTide, Four Chthonic Praise-Chants & One Lament, Kill-Floor, from All the Beautiful Dead, The Black Edge, The Sixth Sense, and the eco-catastrophe-ceremony poem, Tidal Flats. The sequel to Tidal Flats, Solutions for the End of the World, can be found in The American Journal of Poetry.
     Gholson himself can infrequently be found on his blog: noise & silence. He lives in Eugene, Oregon.