Brenton Booth lives in Sydney, Australia. He started writing when he was 19 and began sending literary journals when he was 24. After nearly 10 years of rejections he had his first poem accepted for publication. Since then he has been published in over 100 journals and anthologies internationally, including 3AM Magazine, Chiron Review, Epic Rites Press, Modern Drunkard, Lummox, Big Hammer, Pski's Porch, Van Goghs Ear, Underground Voices and Nerve Cowboy. He has been nominated twice the Pushcart Prize and is the author of 3 chapbooks, Dying Under an Unforgiving Sun, Dancing on the Cactus, Drowned as the Fish, and the full-length collections Punching the Teeth from the Sky, and Bash the Keys Until They Scream all available from Epic Rites Press(Canada). He also edits and publishes the annual underground lit mag The Asylum Floor. He can be contacted at brentondeanbooth at gmail dot com.