For December 2012, our first volunteer was Rebecca Kaiser Gibson.

For January 2013, we had 9 volunteers: T.M. De Vos, Shannon Hardwick, Lindsay Penelope Illich, Mike McGeehon, Janie Miller, Nina Pick, Katerina Stoykova-Klemer, Allyson Whipple, and Margaret Young.

For February 2013, our volunteers were: Alison Cimino, Kate DeBolt, Lené Gary, T.J. Jarrett, Jacey Blue Renner, William David Ross, Joanna Solfrian, Dan Thomas-Glass, and Nina Israel Zucker.

And in March 2013, our volunteers were: Serena Chopra, Jill Crammond, Rachel Fogarty-Oleson, Brett Elizabeth Jenkins, Kali Lamparelli, George McKim, Luisa Muradyan, Dan Nowak, and Emily Rudofsky.

For April 2013, National Poetry Month, we welcomed 12 participating poets: Justin Boening, Flower Conroy, Lisa DeSiro, Holly Day, Naoko Fujimoto, Molly Sutton Kiefer, Kate Lutzner, Diana Khoi Nguyen, Melissa Reeser Poulin, Margie Skelly, Mattie Quesenberry Smith, and M. Clara White.

For May 2013, our volunteers were Katy Chrisler, Christine Starr Davis, Donelle Dreese, Alan Kleiman, Desmond Kon, Barbara March, Colin Pope, Jo Vance, and Arlo Voorhees.

For June 2013, our volunteers were Sally Fisher, Lois P. Jones, Janet Kenning, Jacqueline Kolosov, Lea Marshall, James Kirk Maynard, Heidi Johannesen Poon, Lisa Donne Sampson, and Larissa Szporluk.

For July 2013, our volunteers were Risa Denenberg, Jennifer Faylor, Janet Ruth Heller, Catherine Keefe, David Koehn, Richard O’Brien, Claudia Rodriguez, Mobi Warren, and Nicholas YB Wong.

For August 2013, our volunteers were Lynn Doyle, Karen L. George, Mariela Griffor, Rachel Kubie, Denise Rodriguez, M. E. Silverman, and Scott Whitaker.

For September 2013, our volunteers were Janelle Adsit, Kathleen Balma, Stevie Edwards, Sina Evans, Anita Felicelli, Lucia Galloway, Charlotte Matthews, Peter Vanderberg, and Scott Weaver.

For October 2013, our volunteers were H. V. Cramond, Melissa Cundieff-Pexa, Christine Gosnay, Laurel Kallen, Jen Kindbom, Laurin Becker Macios, Kara Penn, Charles A. Swanson, and Kelleen Zubick.

For November 2013, our volunteers were Paul Brooke, Lisa J. Cihlar, Lisa Fay Coutley, Phyllis Hoge, Joan Naviyuk Kane, Erika Lutzner, Michael J Pagán, Bill Prindle, and A.M. Thompson.

For December 2013, our volunteers were Carolee Bennett, Kate Fadick, Anthony Frame, Yvette Frock Gottshall, Kyle Laws, Calvin Olsen, K. Alma Peterson, Kushal Poddar, Julianza Shavin, and Katharine Whitcomb.

For January 2014, our volunteers were Mike Dockins, Kathryn Gessner, Lisa Hiton, Christopher J. Johnson, Laura M Kaminski, Elizabeth Eva Lampman, Catherine Evans Latta, Ruben Quesada, and Leah C. Stetson.

February 2014 was a reprise of sorts, featuring poets from Tupelo Press’s erotic poem anthology, Myrrh, Mothwing, Smoke: Amy Dryansky, Darla Himeles, Amy MacLennan, Barbara Mossberg, Aubrey Ryan, and Jeneva Stone.

For March 2014, our volunteers were T. Thibodeaux Baar, Cristina J. Baptista, Kate DeBolt, Ellen Ferguson, Bianca Lech, John C. Mannone, Naomi Tarle, Mady Thuyein, and Jennifer Yeatts.

For April 2014, our  eight volunteers were Jordi Alonso, Marck L. Beggs, Christine E. Black, Victoria McArtor, Michelle Peñaloza, William David Ross, Judith Terzi, and Michael Wasson.

For May 2014, our seven volunteers were Carolee Bennett, Jill Crammond, Sarah Green, Rachel Kubie, John Palmer, Nicole Rahe, and Scott Whitaker.

For June 2014, our seven volunteers were Monika Cassel, Jacqueline Kolosov, Carrie L. Krucinski, Harrison Montgomery, Kurma Murrain, JeFF Stumpo, and Margaret Young.

For July 2014, our nine volunteers were Shaindel Beers, Nancy Bevilaqua, Silvia Bonilla, Deborah Brandon, D. Gilson, Will Johnston, Amy Miller, Will Stockton, and Amy Schreibman Walter.

For August 2014, our nine volunteers were Linda Cooper, Dana Delibovi, Jennifer Stewart Fueston, Christine Hamm, Kevin D. LeMaster, Michael Metivier, Daryl Muranaka, Rosanne Osborne, and Anna B. Sutton.

For September 2014, our nine volunteers were Heather Bourbeau, Harmony Button, Sam Cha, Merie Kirby, Lisa Ludden, David Rawson, Leslie Contreras Schwartz, Emily Van Kley, and Jessica L. Walsh.

For October 2014, our seven volunteers were Rosalind Brenner, Kelly Fordon, Douglas Luman, Rebecca Macijeski, Darcy Shargo, Amber Shockley, and Carolyne Whelan.

For November 2014, our nine volunteers were Sara Biggs Chaney, Karen Craigo, Regina DiPerna, Emily Gwinn, Mia Herman, Alan Katz, Allison Mitton, Ansley Moon, and Mary Stone.

For December 2014, our six volunteers were Mike Dockins, Atoosa Grey, Leigh Anne Hornfeldt, Dawn McGuire, Eva Maria Saavedra, and Susan Vespoli.

For January 2015, our six volunteers were Julie Ascarrunz, Jessie Carty, Crystal Condakes, Matthew Landrum, S.E. Murphy, and Adele Slaughter.

For February 2015, our nine volunteers were Lanette Cadle, Morgan Eklund, Henry Finch, Jason Gray, Dina Hardy, Ava M. Hu, Joan Leotta, Marco Maisto, and Matthew Thorburn.

For March 2015, the eight volunteers were Kate Asche, Carol Willette Bachofner, Mackenzie Carignan, Sarah A. Chavez, Ryder Collins, Clare Louise Harmon, Patty Joslyn, and Carlene Kucharczyk.

For April 2015, our ten volunteers were Eric Elshtain, Jason Galloway, Jessica Gigot, John James, Sarah Jefferis, Megan M. Muthupandiyan, Pablo Otavalo, Brianna Pike, Ronnie K. Stephens, and Laryssa Wirstiuk.

For May 2015, our seven volunteers were Kate Fadick, Sarah Kai Neal, Ellie Slaughter, Elizabeth Twiddy, Allyson Whipple, Nancy White, and m.nicole.r.wildhood.

For June 2015, our nine volunteers were Molly McCully Brown, Jill Crammond, Kim Hamilton, Catherine Harnett, Michele Herman, Victoria McArtor, Jenny Molberg, Dan Murphy, and Jay Sizemore.

For July 2015, our eight volunteers were Alexandra Beers, C.W. Emerson, Sara Femenella, Tobey Kaplan, Kathleen McCoy, Juan Morales, Carrie Nassif, and Kenneth Wagner.

For August 2015, our nine volunteers were Karen Craigo, Meg Eden, Jen Fitzgerald, Chad Foret, Flavia Rocha Loures, Robert Okaji, Aline Soules, Katherine Barrett Swett, and Pamela Murray Winters.

For September 2015, our eight volunteers were Rachel Adams, Marci Calabretta Cancio-Bello, Guillermo Cancio-Bello, Luanne Castle, Veronica Haunani Fitzhugh, Precious McKenzie, Barbara Mossberg, and Catherine Sutthoff Slaton.

For October 2015, our nine volunteers were Cristiana Baik, Saehoo Cho, Taey Iohe, Hyejung Kook, Joseph O. Legaspi, Pamela Paek, Margaret Rhee, Debbie Yee, and Emily Jungmin Yoon.

For November 2015, our seven volunteers were Jenni B. Baker, Jennifer Dane Clements, Margot Douaihy, Gabrielle Freeman, Mia Herman, Mary Moore, and Mattie Quesenberry Smith.

For December 2015, our nine volunteers were Michael Broder, Eric Helms, Devi S. Laskar, Emily Pérez, Sarah Sadie, CJ Southworth, M. G. Stephens, Armin Tolentino, and Elizabeth Kirkpatrick Vrenios.

For January 2016, our ten volunteers were Tanya Grae, Lynn Marie Houston, Eric Hove, Lindsay Illich, Hayley Kolding, Jen Marshall Lagedrost, Jim Landwehr, Clare Paniccia, John L. Stanizzi, and Christine Stoddard.

For February 2016, our nine volunteers were Diana Adams, J. Peter Bergman, ava m. hu, Matthew Landrum, Joan Leotta, Clyde Long, Mary Anne Morefield, Nancy L. Meyer, and Randall Smith.

For March 2016, our seven volunteers were Claire Acerno, Michelle Blake, Adrienne Cassel, Jason Galloway, Kate Hoyle, Allison Linville, and d. ellis phelps.

For April 2016, the nine volunteers were Emily Borgmann, Sarah Bushman, Brit Callahan, Kevin D. LeMaster, Jacey Blue Renner, Billimarie Lubiano Robinson, Ina Roy, Reagan Upshaw, and Genevieve N. Williams.

For May 2016, the ten volunteers were Andrea England, Edward Cody Huddleston, Priya Keefe, Laura Lauth, Rebecca Raphael, Jennifer Singleton, Sarah Dickenson Snyder, Dee Stribling, Rebecca Valley, and Christine Aikens Wolfe.

For June 2016, the seven volunteers were Erin Adair-Hodges, Karen Craigo, Emari DiGiorgio, Edward A. Dougherty, Colleen S. Harris-Keith, Kelsey Kerr, and Mark Seidl.

For July 2016, the nine volunteers were Timothy Adams, Erica Bodwell, Candy Green Gustavson, Joni Jackson, Andrew McSorley, Meaghan Quinn, Dustin Renwick, Brenda Serpick, and Diana Woodcock.

For August 2016, the nine volunteers were Shaindel Beers, Nina Clements, Gail C. DiMaggio, Nancy Flynn, Catherine Abbey Hodges, Josh Medsker, Robert Okaji, Rosanne Osborne, and Vivian Wagner.

For September 2016, the nine volunteers were Merry Benezra, Lauren Boisvert, Lisa DeSiro, Lori Desrosiers, Alex Vartan Gubbins, Eric Pfeiffer, Gary Thomas, Uma Venkatraman, and Viviane Vives.

For October 2016, the seven volunteers were Linda Baldanzi, Lisa Fay Coutley, James Dott, Mitchell Garrard, AKaiser, Tierney Nash, and Emily Vieweg.

For November 2016, the nine volunteers were Joanne M. Clarkson, James Dargan, Mike Dockins, C.W. Emerson, Gabrielle Freeman, Pamela Paek, Eric Pfeiffer, Heidi Seaborn, and Felicia Zamora.

For December 2016, the ten volunteers were Burky Achilles, Ysabel Y. Gonzalez, Jeffrey Levine, Jayne Marek, Shelley Mitchell, Adie Smith, Kenneth Wagner, Scott Williamson, Sydney Yount, and Nina Israel Zucker.

For January 2017, the nine volunteers were Lindsay Carlin, Kristina Erny, Anne Marie Fowler, C Marie Fuhrman, D. R. James, Erika Mikkalo, Dan Murphy, Dan Murphy, and Darius Stewart.

For February 2017, the nine volunteers were Catharine Batsios, J. Peter Bergman, Celaine Charles, Jennifer Stewart Fueston, Stephen Hollaway, Ava M. Hu, Liza Katz, Matthew Landrum, and Clyde Long. You can read their month of poems here.