NightBlock is the literary journal that loves you. 

It is of the utmost importance to us that we publish the works of a diverse range of writers and artists and that we continue to fight back against all oppressive, damaged, and damaging systems.  



Erin J. Mullikin is the author of two chapbooks: When You Approach Me at the Lake of Tomorrow (Slash Pine Press) and Strategies for the Bromidic (dancing girl press). Her poems, fiction, and book reviews have appeared in SporkBirdfeastJellyfishelesewhere, and others. She lives in Philadelphia where she is a freelance designer, brand strategist, and web developer. 

Managing Editor

Robert Whitehead is a poet and literary translator whose work has appeared in AssaracusGulf CoastJERRYDenver Quarterly, Brooklyn Poets AnthologyThe Collagist, and elsewhere. He has been a fellow at the Bucknell Seminar for Younger Poets, Ashbery Home School, The Rensing Center, and Vermont Studio Center. He works as a grant-writing consultant in Philadelphia and translates the Bible as well as the work of Mexican poet Enriqueta Ochoa.