Tom Mallouk is a writer and psychotherapist, who has been in private practice for more than forty years. He was a Russell Conway Fellow while pursuing his doctorate at Temple University. His poetry chapbook, Nantucket Revisited, was published by Antrim House in 2013. His poetry and creative nonfiction have appeared in US1 Worksheets, the Schuylkill Valley Journal, Pamphlet, Solstice, and the Miami Herald, among others. In 2010, 2012, and 2013 he was runner-up for Bucks County Poet Laureate. He lives in Doylestown, PA, with his wife, Dr. Eileen Engle.