MARGARITA CRUZ recently finished two undergraduate degrees in May of 2018 at Northern Arizona University, where she is now also pursuing her MFA in Creative Writing. Her work has also been featured online in The Tunnels.


ISABEL DE AGUIAR is a University of Central Florida graduate, class of 2018. She was born in Valencia, Venezuela and immigrated with her family in 2003. She writes fiction and poetry.


MIA DiFELICE is a junior studying history and English at the University of Pittsburgh. She has worked for multiple publications on campus and is a poetry reader for The Offing.


SAMANTHA HARDEN lives in Orlando and attends the University of Central Florida in the class of 2019 with a major in creative writing.


EMILY KAGARISE attends Elizabethtown College as part of the class of 2019. She majors in Chemistry and minors in English Professional Writing and German Language.


AMITA RAO is a junior, studying English and Theatre at Virginia Commonwealth University. Although her family would disagree, she wants everyone to know that she was her mother’s favorite.


ELIAS ROSNER graduated from Goucher College in 2018 where he won the inaugural Kratz Writing Fellowship for Screenplays. He lives in Park Ridge, NJ and works as a librarian.


ALBA SARRIA is a student at Mount St. Mary’s University in the undergraduate class of 2021. She’s an ardent writer, plantsman, and mom to sixteen exotic pets.


ROBERT SULMONTE recently graduated from the University of Central Florida in the summer of 2018. He is currently working towards publishing his own collection of prose and poetry.


CHUKWUEMERIE UDEKWE is from Nigeria. Presently in his third year undergraduate studies at Pope John Paull II Major Seminary, Nigeria. He aspires to reach out to the world.


STEVEN VIGIL-ROACH is part of the University of Colorado Denver undergraduate class of 2018. Alongside writing poetry, he is a professional writing consultant with the university’s Writing Center.


MORGAN WAGLE graduated in spring 2018 from Northwest Missouri State University, where she majored in Writing and Animal Science. She reads and writes mostly fiction and nonfiction.


MARSHALL FARREN is a senior at Indiana University. A writer and photographer, his work has been published in The Blue Route, The Oakland Arts Review, and Mangrove. More of his work can be viewed on his Instagram account (@marshfarren).