Founding Editor (she/her)
Juliette Sebock (she/her) is a Best of the Net-nominated poet and writer and the author of Mistakes Were Made (2017), Micro (2019), How My Cat Saved My Life and Other Poems (2019), Plight of the Pangolin (2020), Three Words (2020) and Boleyn (2020), with work forthcoming or appearing in a wide variety of publications. Currently, she is working on a variety of personal and freelance projects. When she isn’t writing (and sometimes when she is), Juliette can be found with a cup of coffee and her cat, Fitz. Juliette can be reached via her website or across social media.
Marcelle Newbold’s poetry explores place and inheritance. Pushcart Prize nominated and winner of the Poetry in the Arcades competition in 2020, her poems have been published in online and print magazines, and in recent anthologies by Black Bough Poetry, Maytree Press, and Indigo Dreams. She lives in Cardiff, Wales, where she trained as an architect. Linktr.ee: marcellenewbold
Alina Melnik is a writer from the Pacific Northwest. She loves literature and art and enjoys exploring how the two can intersect.
Head Poetry Editor
Rebecca is a student from Singapore. She loves reading, writing, and discovering music to add to her playlists. When she’s not busy studying, she enjoys art, dancing, and exploring new places.
Head CNF Editor
Paige Lalain is a Best of the Net-nominated essayist and professional editor based in Michigan’s thumb. She has a degree in creative writing with a specialization in literary nonfiction from Oakland University. A Creative Writing for Therapeutic Purposes (CWTP) practitioner, Paige has guest lectured in a master’s program and held workshops with people in the U.S. and abroad. Paige’s passion is helping others write, reflect on, take pride in, and make peace with their personal narratives.
Prithiva is a poet in the making. She is an editor at Teen Belle Mag, a blog contributor at Intersections Lit Mag and a columnist at Headcanon Mag. She has a special love for villanelles and horror movies. Her work, which has appeared in Lihaaf journal, Wellington Street Review, Vagabond City Lit and The Confessionalist Zine, among others, can be found at https://campsite.bio/prithuwu and she writes frequently on at Instagram @prithuwu.
Creative Nonfiction Editor
Mialise Carney (@mialisec) is a writer and MFA student at California State University, Fresno. She is also an editor at The Normal School, and her writing has appeared in Hobart, Brevity Blog, and Atlas and Alice, among others. Read more of her work at mialisecarney.com.
Fiction Editor (she/her)
Fija Callaghan is a storyteller who writes poetry, love letters, and fiction that can be found in a range of literary journals and magazines in print and across the web. You might see her sitting in a café with a notebook, sunning on the docks of the Portobello Canal, or looking out at the sea and wondering what it would be like to have fins.
Fiction Editor (she/her)
Rebecca Harmon is a recent graduate of Utah State University with a degree in English. Besides writing, Rebecca enjoys dancing in her kitchen, hammocking with her husband, and eating copious amounts of popcorn. Her goal in life is to inspire people for good.
Scout Roux is a Wisconsin writer of fiction and poetry. Their work can be found in Wild Roof Journal, Passengers Journal, and Barstow & Grand, among others. They live a quiet life of pancake flipping and transcription with their partner and two cats. Tweets @scoutroux
Social Media Strategist
Angelina Hope is a twenty-two-year-old English major undergraduate in their last year at college in hopes of becoming an author. Their favorite activities involve writing, sewing, exercising, reading, and sketching. They have two cats that they adore to high heavens.