Meet Our Editors:
Jan Apple lives in a small town in Arkansas. She enjoys reading, writing, walking in nature, and taking photographs. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and a Master of Liberal Arts degree in Communications. She works and teaches English at a local college and is a recent graduate of the MFA in Creative Writing at the University of Arkansas at Monticello.
Tammara Hoyt is a tumbleweed who loves the desert and hot weather. She is obsessed with words, spoken and written. Her passion is storytelling. She enjoys cooking, photography, and bookstores. She earned a B.A. in English from Cameron University. Currently, she's working towards her MFA at the University of Arkansas at Monticello.
Amanda Madru is a writer and editor living in the Berkshires of Massachusetts with two humans, two dogs, five cats, and three horses. She has independently studied Russian imperial history for more than a decade, with an emphasis on the lesser-known wives and daughters of the Romanov tsars, and has done extensive work as editor and co-author of The Romanov Family Yearbook: On This Date in Their Own Words and 1913 Diary of Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna: Complete Tercentennial Journal of the Third Daughter of the Last Tsar. Amanda holds an MFA in creative nonfiction from the University of Arkansas at Monticello.
Jake D Sauls is a writer and educator currently living in North Texas.
Heather Terry is a writer and teacher in Northeast Ohio. She has a Bachelor's degree in education and a Master's degree in English from Kent State University, and she is an MFA creative writing candidate at the University of Arkansas at Monticello. In her free time, she enjoys reading, writing, and planning wizarding murder mystery parties.
Karen Weyant's works have been published in the Briar Cliff Review, the Cream City Review, Chautauqua, Cold Mountain Review, District Lit, Mud Season Review, Rattle, River Styx, Slipstream, Spillway, and Whiskey Island. She is the author of two poetry chapbooks. She is an Associate Professor of English at Jamestown Community College and a recent graduate of the University of Arkansas at Monticello's MFA program
Diane Payne is the Faculty Advisor.