Rajiv Moté is a writer and software engineering manager living in Chicago with his wife, daughter, and puppy. He’d pick the superpower of flight over invisibility any day, and the dreams in which he’s flying are the best he’s ever had. He’ll relax at parties only if engaged about wine, comic books, epic fantasy, 80s music, NPR podcasts, or by a friendly dog.
Vaya Pseftaki is a writer, translator, creative writing teacher and rpg maniac. They are usually found sipping coffee from bottomless cups and watching bug documentaries. Their fiction can be found either in Greek or in English in various venues. They currently live in Thessaloniki, Greece, trying to train fleas to do their bidding.
Amman Sabet is a design strategist and author living and working in Los Angeles. He is a graduate of Clarion, an autodidact, avid poké connoisseur, and enjoys the discovery in trial and error.
Carolyn Lenz is a scientist, writer, and badass from Hamilton, Ontario. She has written speculative fiction for eight years, mostly for fun and sometimes for profit, using her knowledge of science and unique way of looking at the world to create strange characters and places. By day, she wears a lab coat and works with unsettling amounts of human blood.
L’Erin writes speculative fiction from Lawrence, KS aka LFK. She works full time as an ER nurse to pay the bills while raising the human version of Rainbow Dash. She loves all dark fiction and rarely writes happy endings, but is excited about them in real life. In her free time, she’s probably watching apocalypse movies, reading dark fantasy stories, and eating cake. Previous works are listed at lerinogle.com
Catherine is a lawyer living in Vancouver, BC with her partner and two young children. She began writing again after more than a decade off during the maternity leave for her second child, and now writes all types of speculative short fiction.