CAROL V. DAVIS’s poems have appeared in New American Review, Mid-American Review, Bellingham Review, South Dakota Review, etc. and anthologies, including Nice Jewish Girls. A chapbook, Letters From Prague, was published in 1991. She spent 1996-97 as a Fulbright scholar in St. Petersburg, Russia, where her second book, It's Time to Talk About..., was published in 1997 in a bilingual edition. She teaches at Santa Monica College in California. A new chapbook, The Violin Teacher, is forthcoming in November 2005 from Dancing Girl Press.