Diana Clark is an elephant enthusiast and an MFA Fiction candidate at UNCW, with special love for LGBTQIA+ literature, magical realism, and sci-fi. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Broad! (a gentleperson's magazine), Crab Fat Magazine, Peach Mag, The Passed Note, and more. In 2015, her piece "Singed" was nominated for the Pushcart Prize. You can find her reading about pirates in Wilmington, North Carolina with her cat, Emily D.
BIO: Jen Rouse is the Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning at Cornell College. Her poems have appeared in Poetry, Gulf Stream, Parentheses, Riggwelter, Crab Fat Magazine, Up the Staircase, Southern Florida Poetry Journal, and elsewhere. She was named a finalist for the Mississippi Review 2018 Prize Issue. Her chapbook, Acid and Tender, was a finalist for the Charlotte Mew Prize and published by Headmistress Press. The Poetry Annals published her micro chap, Before Vanishing. And Riding with Anne Sexton, Rouse’s second book, is available from Bone & Ink Press in collaboration with dancing girl press. Find her at jen-rouse.com and on Twitter @jrouse.
Sara Matson’s writing can be found or is forthcoming in Anti-Heroin Chic, a) glimpse) of),Poached Hare, Burning House Press, OCCULUM Journal, Dream Pop Press, Waxing and Waning, and elsewhere. she lives in Chicago with her rad husband + cats, and tweets as @skeletorwrites.
Rollin Jewett is an award winning playwright, screenwriter, singer/songwriter, author and poet. His screenwriting credits include “Laws of Deception” and “American Vampire”. His stories and poetry have been published in numerous literary magazines and anthologies and his plays have been produced Off-Broadway and worldwide. He lives in Holly Springs, NC with his wife and son.