SANDY MCINTOSH’s collections of poetry include Between Earth and Sky (Marsh Hawk Press), Endless Staircase (Street Press), Earth Works (Long Island University), Which Way to the Egress? (Garfield Publishers), and Monsters of the Antipodes (Survivors Manual Books). He has written a careers book, Firing Back (John Wiley & Sons, Inc.) and a best selling computer software program, Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing! (Electronic Arts), as well as a collection of Chinese recipes, From a Chinese Kitchen (American Cooking Guild). His contribution to the screenplay for the short film Ireland: The People and the Caring, won the Silver Medal in the Film Festival of the Americas. He is Managing Editor of Confrontation, the national literary magazine published by Long Island University.