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 websiteor across social media.
Alina Melnik is a writer from the Pacific Northwest. She loves literature and art and enjoys exploring how the two can intersect.
Creative Nonfiction (she/her)
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.
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.