Lilly Blackburn is originally from the rural mountains of Humboldt County, CA but moved to Portland in 2013 to study writing, literature and to see as much live music as humanly possible. She enjoys writing various forms of short prose, with an emphasis in creative non-fiction.
T. E. Wilderson
T. E. Wilderson is a New Orleans-born, Midwestern writer. Wilderson’s work has appeared in The Opiate magazine, The Ekphrastic Review, The Roanoke Review, The Louisville Review, and Crack the Spine. Wilderson has just completed a novel and is at work on a short story collection.
Abigail Rabishaw is an English Major at Carleton University in Ottawa, ON. She will read anything and everything, and is particularly fond of writing flash fiction and creative non-fiction.
Yukyan is based in New York, NY, but is thrilled to have a literary connection to the Pacific Northwest. She loves reading and writing all forms of prose, particularly creative non-fiction and short stories. Like most of her favorite writers, she believes that the boundaries between literary and genre fiction are (largely) rubbish. She funds her creative impulses by working for a non-profit on environmental health and social justice. Follow her @yukyan_etc.
David is a long-time Portland resident with a love for writing, poetry, cooking, philosophy, nature, bicycling, and a host of other eccentricities. There are few things he won’t read, but David serves as the poetry editor for this publication. In his own writing, David currently focuses on poetry as well.
Gabriel Seals lives in Nashville, TN, and received his MA in English from Belmont University. He is the 2016 recipient of the Sandra Hutchins Humanities Symposium Writing Award in Poetry. His work has appeared in Rockvale Review and The Tennessee Magazine.
Sophia G. Denney