Allie Marini Batts’ work has appeared in over 100 literary publications including the Seedpod anthology “Sex. Death. Resurrection.” She’s pursuing her MFA degree in Creative Writing at Antioch University Los Angeles.
Diane J. Wright is a novelist and story editor who indulges her love of story via The Story Spot, a site for writers and editors working across forms and genres.
Karl Dunn is a screenwriter, blogger, and advertising agency creative director living in Los Angeles.
Katherine teaches creative nonfiction at NYU/SCPS and is the nonfiction editor at Guernica.
Kathryn Pope teaches writing at Antioch University Los Angeles, where she is director of The Bridge Program, providing no-cost college classes to low-income adults in Los Angeles.
Leonard Chang is the author of six novels, including the bestselling and critically-acclaimed noir trilogy that includes Over the Shoulder.
Richard Goodwin’s fiction has appeared in the Adirondack Review, Cafe Irreal, the Dream People, Monkeybicycle, and elsewhere. Born in Centereach, New York, Goodwin currently lives and writes in Vancouver, Washington while teaching at Portland Community College.
Sara Taylor’s work has been published in selected literary reviews and magazines and received the 2012 Stony Brook Southampton Short Fiction Prize.
Susan Taylor Chehak is the author of five novels whose short stories have appeared in literary reviews such as Guernica, Oxford Magazine, Necessary Fiction, and The Adirondack Review.
William Henderson’s work has been included in more than 100 journals, magazines, and anthologies, and has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and the storySouth Million Writers Award.