Sean Aaron Bowers is the author of We Were Warriors(University of Hell Press, 2012), published under the pseudonym Johnny No Bueno. He has had poems and essays published in Criminal Class Review, Present Tense, Unshod Quills, and Nailed Magazine. Co-founder of Boston’s Dharma Punx group, Profound Existence, Bowers has facilitated poetry and meditation workshops at Maclaren Youth Correctional Facility, where he was incarnated as a teen. He is the founder of reading series and multimedia project Them’s Fightin’ Words. Sean is the subject of upcoming documentary Heavily Meditated, about the transformative effects of Buddhist mindfulness in the West. He currently resides in Portland, Oregon and is studying to become a college professor and a meditation teacher.