Matthew Borczon is a nurse and navy sailor from Erie, PA. He is the winner of the 2015 Yellow Chair Review chapbook contest for his book A Clock of Human Bones. His second book Battle lines is available for pre-order from Epic Rites Press. He has published widely in the small press scene including Drunk in a Midnight Choir, Yellow Chair Review, Dissident Voice, Anti Heroin Chic, Revolution John, as well as others. He works as a nurse and is married with 4 children. He refuses to let PTSD hold him down.