Blaine C. Martin is a poet living in the Philadelphia area. He has a BA in English and Philosophy from DeSales University and his MFA in Creative Writing from Carlow University. Blaine's poems have appeared in Apiary, Words Apart, Shaking Like a Mountain, Girls with Glasses, and Wheel. His chapbook, A Whole Armada of Loss, is available through Plan B Press. Blaine does readings and runs workshops, and occasionally teaches poetry, in Philadelphia and the burbs. For a long time, music has been an influence on his writing, so he is thrilled to be reviewing music for The Farsighted.