Elizabeth Creith

has been a storyteller and visual artist for as long as she can remember. She has made her living as a printmaker and potter, and has written four humor columns. She reads fantasy, folklore, history, paleontology, archaeology, science, poetry and almost anything she can get her hands on about art. She also practices bookmaking (with pages, not ponies), paper engineering, painting and printmaking. Elizabeth lives in a hundred-year-old farmhouse surrounded by roses and forest with her husband, cat, koi and a lot of wildlife.

Erin Jamieson

(she/her) holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Miami University. Her writing has been published in over eighty literary magazines, including a Pushcart Prize nomination. She is the author of a poetry collection (Clothesline, 2023) and four poetry chapbooks. Sky of Ashes, Land of Dreams is her first novel. She also produces gaming commentary for life simulation games on her YouTube channel, Simmer Erin.

Kathleen Rhodes

was born and raised in Oregon and has worked in the healthcare field for eighteen years. As a therapist then Registered Nurse and finally, a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, her experiences working in outpatient clinics, jails, emergency rooms, and addictions services have provided invaluable insights into the human psyche. When she’s not writing or deep into a book, Kathleen enjoys Oregon’s wine country with her husband and daughter.

Mary Vensel White

is the author of The Qualities of Wood, Bellflower, Starling, and Things to See in Arizona. She’s also an editor, a publisher, and an English and writing professor. She’s involved with her local writing community, most notably as the current president of the California Writers Club, Orange County branch.