Julian Bernick was born in Fargo, North Dakota in 1970. He attended Middlebury College and the Iowa Writers' Workshop, finishing his MFA in 1994. Currently, he lives in Minneapolis, MN. His poems have appeared in 100 Words, Word Outta Buffalo, L'Ouverture, Poetry Motel, the Curbside Review, and the online magazine Whimperbang. He can be reached at .