Trisha Cowen's life goal is to get stuck in an elevator with Toni Morrison. While waiting for the fateful encounter, she spends her time planning what she's going to say to Morrison while also finishing her Ph.D in English and Creative Writing. Her fiction writing can be found or is forthcoming in The Portland Review, Amoskeag, Bitter Oleander Press, and others. She's currently working on a historical fiction novel set in Japan during World War II.
Melanie J. Cordova considers northern New Mexico one of the most beautiful places in the country. She likes to see submissions that use magical elements as setting, not plot device, and handle magical elements in creative ways.
Abby E. Murray