Tim Kahl is the author of Possessing Yourself (Word Tech Press, 2009). He has published work in Prairie Schooner,American Letters & Commentary, Berkeley Poetry Review, Fourteen Hills, George Washington Review, Illuminations, Indiana Review, Limestone, Nimrod, Ninth Letter, Notre Dame Review, South Dakota Quarterly, The Journal, Parthenon West Review, The Spoon River Poetry Review, The Texas Review, and many other journals in the U.S. He has translated German poet Rolf Haufs, Austrian avant-gardist, Friederike Mayröcker; Brazilian poets, Lêdo Ivo and Marly de Oliveira; and the poems of the Portuguese language’s only Nobel Laureate, José Saramago. He also appears as Victor Schnickelfritz at the video, poetry and poetics blog The Great American Pinup. Additionally, he is the editor for Bald Trickster Press, which is dedicated to works of poetry in translation into English. He is vice president of The Sacramento Poetry Center, Sacramento’s 30-year-old, independent literary organization, where he hosts and organizes the reading series there.