Eryk Pruitt is a screenwriter, author and filmmaker living in Durham, NC with his wife Lana and his cat Busey; his work can be found at www.erykpruitt.com

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Mark J. Mitchell makes his home in San Francisco with his wife the film maker and documentarian Joan Juster.


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Katie Winkler, a member of the Dramatists Guild of America and the North Carolina Writers Network,  teaches English composition, literature and creative writing at Blue Ridge Community College in Flat Rock, North Carolina, where she is active in the college's drama department as a writer, actor and director.

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Megan D. Henson is a graduate student of English at Northern Kentucky University. Her poetry has been published in many art galleries including Harriet Beecher Stowe House in Cincinnati. She lives in Ohio with her husband.

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Stephanie Campisi is a widely published Australian poet and author specialising in the strange and absurd.

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After living for years in Hurricane Alley, Sherri Collins now lives, works, and writes in the quieter foothills of Tennessee.

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Hunter Markham's work has also appeared in Calliope and he hopes you keep your eyes peeled for the day his name appears on the cover of a novel.

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Julie deGarie lives in the mountains in the beautiful Pacific Northwest (U.S.) and has had poetry published in a variety of on-line and print markets.

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Kevin R. Doyle, a high school teacher in Missouri, has been writing fiction for nearly three decades, primarily in the fields of horror and suspense and is the author of One Helluva Gig, a rock fiction novelette from Vagabondage Press and The Group, a suspense novel from Barbarian Books.

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Heather Heyns lives in Southern California, where she writes short stories, poor limericks, and terrible puns.

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