J.B. Stone – Founding Editor/Reviews Editor
Jared Benjamin/J.B. Stone is a neurodivergent slam poet, writer and reviewer from Brooklyn, NY now residing in Buffalo. His reviews, essays, prose and poetry have appeared in YES Poetry, Glass: A Journal of Poetry, Gravel, Five :2: One Magazine, Eunoia Review, Atticus Review, Peach Mag and elsewhere. You can find more of his work at jaredbenjaminstone.com. He tweets @JB_StoneTruth.
Asela Lee Kemper – Poetry Editor
Asela Lee Kemper holds a BFA in Creative Writing with a minor in Emerging Media & Digital Arts from Southern Oregon University. She holds many positions including co-editor at Chopsticks Alley Pinoy, and poetry reader at Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review and Marías at Sampaguitas. She has previously worked as poetry reader for Timberline Review (also as a copyeditor for poetry), contributor for Royal Rose Magazine, and poetry editor for Ayaskala. She also has published works in SOU Student Press, Flawless Mag: The Border Issue, Silk Club: QUIET, Reclamation Mag, and the anthology No Tender Fences. She resides in Oregon, USA with her family.
Eli Hsieh – Poetry Reader
Eli Hsieh is an emerging, second generation Taiwanese American writer currently based in what was once the Kizh・Tongva Nation (Los Angeles). Her work has been published or is forthcoming in Hong Kong-based 聲韻詩刊 Voice & Verse Poetry Magazine, Everything But… magazine, and Chrysanthemum Vol. II, the US’s only anthology of Taiwanese diasporic literature. When she isn’t manifesting new literature, Eli bakes raisin bread, enjoys wildflower-watching, and lurks @hsiehmorelit.
Veronica Niero – Poetry Reader
Veronica Niero is a poet and aspiring academic from Venice, Italy. She holds an MA in English and American Literature from the University of Kent in Canterbury (UK), where she currently resides. Her poetry has been published online and in print including Acumen, opia, The Templeman Review, among others. You can find her on Twitter at @veronica_niero.
Lauren Peter – Poetry Reader
Skyler Jaye Rutkowski – Non-Fiction Editor
Skyler Jaye Rutkowski is a writer and the author of A Mountain of Past Lives & Things I’ve Learned (BlazeVOX, 2019). Currently based in Nairobi, she is pursuing a Master’s in International Relations and Diplomacy. Her work has been published online and in print including: Emrys Journal, Rhythm & Bones YANYR anthology, Peach Mag, and more. Find her tweeting @SkylerJaye23
Benjamin Brindise – Flash Fiction Editor
Benjamin Brindise is a Buffalo-born and Nairobi-based. He is the author of the chapbook ROTTEN KID (Ghost City Press, 2017), the full length collection of poetry Those Who Favor Fire, Those Who Pray to Fire (EMP Books, 2018), and the short fiction micro chap Secret Anniversaries (Ghost City Press, 2019). His poetry and fiction has been published widely online and in print including Maudlin House, Peach Mag, and The Marathon Literary Review. He tweets @benbrindise.
Ian Brunner – Short Fiction Editor
Ian Brunner is a fiction writer and poet from Buffalo, New York who is currently residing in Atlanta, Georgia. His work has been featured in eight journals and zines. He is the author of the chapbook, Ruminations (CWP 2017)
Dior J. Stephens – Visual Arts Editor
Dior J. Stephens is a pure pisces and, occasionally, a poet. He is the author of SCREAMS & lavender, 001, and CANNON!, all with Ghost City Press. He tweets at @dolphinneptune and Instas at @dolphinphotos.