Founding Editor: Lisa Hase-Jackson is author of Flint & Fire, (The Word Works). She received her MFA from Converse College Low-Residency MFA program and her MA in English from Kansas State University. Her poems have appeared in such literary magazines as Susquehanna Review, Midwest Quarterly, Sugar Mule, Kansas City Voices, Pilgrimage, As/Us, Fall Lines, Blast Furnace, Sin Fronteras, I-70 Review and Southeast Review, among others. She lives in Charleston, South Carolina with her husband, Gary, cats Olive and Ghost, and four yet-to-be-named baby chicks.
Assistant Editor: Leslie Effron is a graduate of the Converse College Low-Residency MFA program. She served as the poetry editor for Salisbury University’s literary magazine, The Scarab from 2011-2013, and her poems have appeared in the Anthology of Poetry by Young Americans. She also gained her Certification of Interior Design from The Interior Design Institute, San Francisco, California in 2015. Originally from Maryland, Leslie found her love for the south and currently lives in Chattanooga, Tennessee where she enjoys pursuing her passion for both writing and interior design, exploring the trails of the nearby mountains, and spending time with friends and family.