Lee Sharkey

is a longtime contributor to The Café Review. Maine readers will recognize the source of her poems in this issue in Gov. Paul lipase’s removal of the Maine Labor History Mural from the state Department of Labor. Her fourth fulllength volume, Calendars of Fire, will appear from Tupelo Press in April. She was the 2010 Maine Arts Commission’s Fellow in the Literary Arts and serves as coeditor of the Bleat Poetry Journal.