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These illustrations are based on a story about Ben shitting himself after eating too much Chinese food.
Ben Mirov is the author of Hider Roser (Octopus Books, 2012), and Ghost Machine (Caketrain, 2010) which was selected for publication by Michael Burkard, and chosen as one of the best books of poetry in 2010 for Believer Magazine's Reader Survey. He is also the author of the chapbooks My Hologram Chamber is Surrounded by Miles of Snow (YESYES, 2011), Vortexts (SUPERMACHINE, 2011), I is to Vorticism (New Michigan Press, 2010), and Collected Ghost (H_NGM_N, 2010). He has written content for BOMB, The Brooklyn Rail, Jacket 2, The Best American Poetry Blog, The Faster Times, and Coldfront. He is one of the founding editor's of PEN America's poetry series. He grew up in Northern California and lives in Oakland.
Victor Cayro is an artist, and just a regular jo-blo americano, and Outlaw God. When he's feeling really cultured, he chugs Bud Light Chelada. Also, he is the most powerful Outlaw God enveloped in a human being chasis known to man. Kanyea and Jay Zee wear his golden profile and assorted iconic images on dozens of personal chains.He was born to cum, and one day he will wash all the scum off the streets.