About the Authors

Summer Tease (Cover Photo): Hernando Caicedo is an actor, traveler, life searcher, and avid photographer.

Daughter-less: Caroline Kim was born in Busan, South Korea, but moved to America at a young age. Her poetry and fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in MANOA, The Michigan Quarterly Review, Spinning Jenny, Meridian, Jellyfish Review, Faultline, The Hunger, and elsewhere. She is a member of the Asian American writers collective, Seventeen Syllables. She currently lives with her family in northern California. Find her at carolinekim.net and @carolinewriting.

Cindian: Trevy Thomas’s work has appeared in The Coachella Review, Dr. T.J. Eckleburg Review, Forge Journal, Sliver of Stone, Drunk Monkeys, the 2017 River Tides anthology, and in Woodwork magazine. Trevy lives in Virginia with her husband and four dogs, and can be found virtually at http://trevythomas.com.

The Yellow Curse: Constance Johnson is an award-winning freelance journalist based in New York City, working primarily in television news.

Life and Death Go to a Funeral: Shawn Nocher's work has appeared in Literary Mama, Scribble, and Eunoia Review and she won an Honorable Mention from Glimmer Train's Very Short Fiction 2018 contest. She is currently finishing her Masters of Writing at Johns Hopkins University and has an agented novel on submission to publishing houses.

In the Rabbit Cage: J. A. Field is a therapist and amateur ornithologist who is often distracted from writing by the white squirrels playing in the yard.