Carrie Callaghan lives, reads, and writes in Washington, DC with her husband, toddler, and talkative cat. Her fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in the Silk Road Review, Weave Magazine, The MacGuffin, and the Northern Virginia Review. She is also a member of the editorial board of the Washington Independent Review of Books and blogs at http://opalescent-essence.blogspot.com.
Abby Chiaramonte is a B.F.A. fiction student at University of North Carolina Wilmington. In her spare time, she teaches yoga classes, makes sandwiches, and reads competitively. She is currently working on several short stories.
Jeffrey Condran is the author of the forthcoming story collection, A Fingerprint Repeated. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in journals such as The Kenyon Review, The Missouri Review, and The Jabberwock Review, and has been honored with several awards, including 2010 William Peden Prize and Pushcart Prize nominations. He is a professor of English at the Art Institute of Pittsburgh.
Jeff Price's fiction and essays have appeared in Electric Literature, The Potomac, Opium Magazine, The Rumpus, and The Millions. He lives in Brooklyn: www.alwaysisalwaysnow.blogspot.com.
Dani Rado recently graduated from the university of Denver's creative writing program and currently is an assistant professor at Johnson & Wales University. She's had works published in Harpur Palate, Mochila Review, SNReview, 5th Wednesday, and Clackamas Literary Review, among others.
Christine Stocke is a graduate of the master's program in English at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She currently lives and works in Holland. Other works by Christine can be found in Word, Rio Grande Review, Menu 971, 2012 Best New Poets, Wisconsin People & Ideas, and the 2013 WI Poets' Calendar. You can follow Christine on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ChristinePSS.