In 1972, Scott Helmes began writing experimental/mathematical/concrete poetry and pursuing mail art activities and artistic printmaking/drawings. Since then his work has been published, exhibited, anthologized, collected and blogged locally, nationally, and internationally. Recent work has appeared in Edgz, Poetry, Unarmed, Pedestal Magazine, fmachinery, and on the web. Helme's writing archive from 1972 to 1997 is in the Avant Writing Collection of The Ohio State Libraries. Currently he resides in St. Paul, MN and works professionally as an architect for RSP in Minneapolis.