Stella Pye has retired from working in the UK’s National Health Service and is now concentrating on her poetry. She also works as a visiting lecturer at the University of Bolton, where she recently completed a Creative Writing doctorate, and as a reviewer for the literary journal Stand published by the University of Leeds.
Brooke Clark edits the epigrams website the Asses of Parnassus. His work has appeared in journals in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada, including Arion,Literary Imagination, the Rotary Dial, the Tangerine, the Literateur,Light, and Partisan, among others.
Anthony J. Otten’s stories and essays have appeared in Jabberwock Review, Valparaiso Fiction Review, Grasslimb Journal, Still: The Journal, Hot Metal Bridge, Coal Hill Review, and other publications. He lives in Kentucky, where he works in admissions at a liberal arts college, and his deepest joy is seeing students boldly pursue their studies in the arts and humanities. His current project is a novel, a multigenerational story twining together race, religion, and poverty in the post-Reconstruction South.
Claudette E. Sutton is the author of Farewell, Aleppo: My Father, My People, and Their Long Journey Home (Terra Nova Books, 2014), a loving chronicle of her family’s history in one of the world’s oldest—now vacated—Jewish communities. She lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico, where for twenty-three years she has edited and published Tumbleweeds, a quarterly newspaper for families. Her writing has won awards regionally and nationally for history, biography, memoir, and columns.
Alexander Pepple founded and edits Able Muse and Able Muse Press, and also founded and directs the Eratosphere online worskshop. His poetry and prose have been or will be published in Barrow Street, River Styx, American Arts Quarterly, Light, Think Journal, Euphony, Per Contra, La Petite Zine, San Pedro River Review and elsewhere.