John Biscello John Biscello Taos Originally from Brooklyn, NY, writer, poet, spoken word performer, and playwright, John Biscello, has called Taos, New Mexico home for the past thirteen years. He is the author of the novel, Broken Land, A Brooklyn Tale; and a collection of stories, Freeze Tag. Broken Land, A Brooklyn Tale was named Underground Book Reviews 2014 Book of the Year. His fiction and poetry has appeared in: Art Times, nthposition, The Wanderlust Review, Ophelia Street, Caper, Polyphony, Militant Roger, Chokecherries, Farmhouse, BENT, Brass Sopaipilla, The Iconoclast, Adobe Walls, Kansas City Voices, and other publications. His short story "Limb" was nominated for a 2014 Pushcart Prize. His blog—Notes of an Urban Stray—can be read at: johnbiscello.blogspot.com.