ISSUE 18 BIOS

Sarah Jean Grimm

Sarah Jean Grimm is the author of Soft Focus (Metatron, 2017). Her writing has appeared in New York Tyrant, Electric Literature, BOMB Magazine, and elsewhere. She lives in New York City, where she works as a publicist at Catapult/Counterpoint/Soft Skull Press.

Austin Islam

austin islam might've been born at night but he wasn't born last night. his work has been published in shabby doll house, gesture, voicemail poems, & others. if you like pastel shit, error msgs, &/or stickers, follow his IG @austincharcoal. he's happy to make new pals & collab with like-minders.

Nadia de Vries

Nadia de Vries is the author of Dark Hour (Dostoyevsky Wannabe, 2018). She lives in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. www.nadiadevries.com

Kate Montgomery

Kate Montgomery is a writer and photographer living in Tokyo. She has written for and published photography in Tokyo-based magazines and apps, and is now focussing more on creative work. You can find her more casual writing at presentlykate.wordpress.com, and you can find her in one of Tokyo's many cinemas.

Bob Sykora

Bob Sykora is the author of the chapbook I Was Talking About Love–You Are Talking About Geography (Nostrovia! 2016). A recent graduate of the UMass Boston MFA program, he serves as a poetry reader for Split Lip Mag.  He can be found online at bobsykora.tumblr.com and @Bob_Sykora_.

Thirii Myo Kyaw Myint

Thirii Myo Kyaw Myint is the author of the lyric novel The End of Peril, the End of Enmity, the End of Strife, a Haven (Noemi Press, 2018) and the family history project Zat Lun, which won the 2018 Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize.