Issue 15 Bios

Aly Pierce

Aly Pierce lives in Salem and where she waits tables and mails you records from Deathwish Inc. She received her MFA in poetry from UMASS Boston. You can find her on twitter or instagram as @instantweekend.

Nadia Gerassimenko

Nadia Gerassimenko is the founding editor of Moonchild Magazine, managing editor at Luna Luna Magazine, and proofreader at Red Raven Book Design. She is a freelancer in editorial services by trade, a poet and writer by choice, a moonchild and nightdreamer by spirit.

Natalie Crick

Natalie Crick, from Newcastle in the UK, has found delight in writing all of her life and first began writing when she was a very young girl. She graduated from Newcastle University with a degree in English Literature and plans to pursue an MA at Newcastle this year. Her poetry has been published or is forthcoming in a range of journals and magazines including The Lake, Ink Sweat and Tears, Poetry Pacific, Interpreters House and Jet Fuel Review. Her work also features or is forthcoming in a number of anthologies, including Lehigh Valley Vanguard Collections 13. Her poem, 'Sunday School' was nominated for the Pushcart Prize.

Emma Dwyer

Emma Dwyer lives in Berlin. You can see more of her work at

Kelly Jones

Kelly Jones currently lives in North Carolina, where they are a librarian-in-training at UNC-Greensboro. They received their Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from the University of New Orleans’ Creative Writing Workshop. Kelly is a human with many handles. Find them online @: TumblrFacebookTwitterInsta

Kate Glavin

Kate Glavin has an MFA in Poetry from UMass Boston.  Her work appears most recently in Hobart and Ploughshares.