John Mancini is a writer and musician whose poetry and fiction have appeared in New England Review, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, SmokeLong Quarterly, New World Writing, Best Small Fictions, and elsewhere. He earned an MFA from SF State and an MA from the University of Southern Mississippi. A former writing instructor at the University of Maryland […]
Shavahn Dorris-Jefferson is a writer and educator from Joliet, IL. Her poetry has appeared in Carve Magazine, Salamander, The Baltimore Review, Río Grande Review, and Sugar House Review, among others. She received her MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts.
Brandon Thomas DiSabatino‘s work for the theater has been performed in Cincinnati and NYC, recently earning nominations for Best Actress and Best Play for his last piece, “Sand in a Memphis Glass.” Other writing has appeared in Belt Mag, After the Pause, Stereo Embers, Caught in the Carousel and will be forthcoming in Silver Needle […]
Meredith Cottle is a poet from New York who studied English and Creative Writing at Binghamton University, mentored by Professor Joseph Weil. Her work has appeared in the online magazines Ragazine, Shrew Literary Magazine, and Street Light Press, as well as the University of Wisconsin, Green Bay’s literary journal The Sheepshead Review. In her spare […]
Bertha Crombet is a poet and lyric essayist living in lush and beautiful Knoxville, TN by way of Miami, FL. She was born in a tiny town on a hill about 15 miles from Santiago, Cuba, but she lived in Miami for twenty-one years, where she received her MFA in Poetry from Florida International University. […]
Frank X. Christmas, a lifelong New Englander, was born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts. He studied accounting at Bentley College and journalism at Northeastern University. His poems and stories have appeared in Northwest Review, Seattle Review, Manoa, Gulf Stream, Midwest Quarterly, and other magazines. Today he is working on linked stories, longer manuscripts, and more […]