Opening Reception Luminous Numinous Friday, January 5th | 6pm - 9pm
With Vegetarian Alcoholics Press Reading | 7pm 
Franklin K.R. Cline | Sierra Nicole Qualles | Freddy La Force

Franklin K.R. Cline is a PhD Candidate in English--Creative Writing at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, an enrolled member of the Cherokee Nation, a member of Woodland Pattern Book Center’s Board of Directors, and the book reviews and interviews editor for cream city review. His book, So What (ISBN: 978-0-9992103-2-1), was published by Vegetarian Alcoholic in October.


Sierra-Nicole Qualles is a phantom just trying to get by in Los Angeles. She finds comfort in the dark and inspiration in the indescribable. She can be found riding trains or in museums and is addicted to mannerisms. Her work can be found in Your Impossible Voice and OR. Her book, Loose Cannon (ISBN: 978-0-9992103-6-9), is forthcoming in January from Vegetarian Alcoholic.


Freddy La Force is the publisher and editor at Vegetarian Alcoholic. He has produced 20 titles for the house since 2014, including two containing his own words under the pen name Nathan Fredrick. In 2017, he edited an anthology of 47 Milwaukee poets, Return to the Gathering Place of the Waters.