Liam Meilleur is the editor-in-chief of the Harpur Palate literary journal ans a submissions editor for Uncanny Magazine. He's a 2013 graduate of the Clarion West writer’s workshop, and his MFA comes from the University of New Orleans. Liam is currently pursuing a PhD in creative writing at Binghamton University, where he teaches on a fellowship for the English department. You read about his misadventures at a Rainy Day in Eden.

Carolyn Keller is currently working her master's degree in English and Creative Writing. She writes creative nonfiction, fiction, and poetry, and the only things she loves more than writing are travel and her cat, Marlowe. In her "other life," she's an ESL instructor and longtime barista. She believes good storytelling and good coffee can bring people together, and agrees with Ashoke from The Namesake: the best part about books is they allow you "to travel without moving an inch."

Brian Kelly received his MFA at UC Irvine in California and has taught abroad and in New York City for 14 years. A poet and visual artist using interdisciplinary tactics in art, journalism, and literature, you’ll catch him perfecting his standup routine at the FunnyBone in Syracuse, NY.

Amanda Biltucci is an enigmatic native of upstate New York.

Heather Humphrey
moves in the shadows and knows the things that only the shadows know.