Jill Alexander Essbaum
CJ SAGE edits The National Poetry Review Press. Her poems have appeared in Antioch Review, Black Warrior Review, Boston Review, Conduit, Crazyhorse, the Journal, The Literary Review, Ploughshares, Shenandoah, SubTropics, The Threepenny Review, etc. Her book The San Simeon Zebras (2010) is also from Salmon Poetry. In addition to her literary work, CJ was a beach homes Realtor in her native California for about 10 years. In 2015, she moved to Oregon to expand her work in non-profit animal rescue, advocacy, and education.