Sam Herschel Wein

is a Chicago based poet who specializes in perpetual frolicking. His first chapbook, Fruit Mansion (Split Lip Press, 2017) was selected as the winner of the 2016 Turnbuckle Chapbook prize. His second chapbook, Gesundheit! a collaboration with Chen Chen, is forthcoming from Glass Poetry Press in fall 2019. He co-founded and edits Underblong Journal. Recent poems can be found in Hobart PulpConnotation Press, and Bat City Review, among others. He can be found in the cheese aisle of most stores, in the middle of a hug, or editing poems at your local coffee shop.