By David Scheier and Miranda Steffens

Check out this collaborative sound piece from pioneertown contributors David Scheier and Miranda Steffens. 


David Scheier is writer and illustrator who was born in Germany and mostly raised in the South West of the US. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in creative writing from the University of Texas at El Paso with a minor in film, and a Masters of Fine Arts in Writing from the School of Art Institute of Chicago. Currently, he teaches interdisciplinary courses at Harold Washington City College. Both his illustrated and written work have appeared in various publications including the following: GTK Journal, Furious Gazelle, Entropy, The State, Spork Press, BlazeVOX, OVS, Front Porch Journal, Rio Grande Review and Petrichor Machine. Visit him online at

Miranda Steffens is a poet and essayist living in Chicago. She is the author of the lyric essay book, "Peripheral Vision," published with Meekling Press. Her poetry and prose have appeared in Entropy, South Dakota Review, Hoot Magazine, Apple Valley Review and Upstairs at Duroc. She received her BA in Creative Writing from Knox College and her MFA in Writing from The School of the Art institute of Chicago. She currently works as an ESL professor.

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