Jordan Stempleman is the author of nine collections of poetry including Cover Songs (the Blue Turn), Wallop, and No, Not Today (Magic Helicopter Press). He is the co-editor of The Continental Review, editor for Windfall Room, faculty advisor for KCAI's literary arts magazine Sprung Formal, and curator of A Common Sense Reading Series. Stempleman is a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop where he was a Leggett Schupes Fellow in Poetry. And in 2013, The Huffington Post listed him as one of “The Top 200 Advocates of American Poetry.”