who we are
KIMBERLY GLANZMAN (she/her) earned her MFA in poetry from the University of Kentucky. Her work has appeared in publications such as Puerto del Sol, Harpur Palate, perhappened, Santa Clara Review, Electric Lit, South Dakota Review, Sky Island Journal, Stonecoast Review, and Schuykill Valley Journal, among others. She was a finalist for the Stella Kupferberg Memorial Short Story Prize, and has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and Best Small Fictions. Her first micro-chapbook, my mother as a lighthouse, my father as the sea, was published by Ghost City Press in 2021. Previously, she served as the Managing Editor for the University of Kentucky’s literary magazine, New Limestone.
KAYLEN ROSE (she/her) earned her MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Kentucky. She also holds degrees in the humanities and visual art from the Pacifica Graduate Institute and Rice University. These days, her efforts are focused on health, spiritual practice, and writing creative nonfiction. Her work has appeared in Watershed Review, Gnashing Teeth, and Meatyard [Untitled]. She previously served as the Art & Web Editor for New Limestone Review.
Associate Poetry Editors (Issue 07 – present)
FLOURISH JOSHUA is a (performance) poet from Nigeria, a NaiWA poetry scholar, 2nd place winner of the 7th Ngozi Agbo Prize for Essay, finalist of the 2021 NO CONTACT Poetry Prize, Managing Editor at NRB, Interviews Editor at Eremite Poetry, Poetry Editor at LERIMS & Poetry Reader at Bluebird Review. He is published (or forthcoming) on London Grip Poetry, miniskirt magazine, East French Press, Olongo Africa, Ghost City Review, Brittle Paper, Blue Marble Review, Bluebird Review, No Contact, and elsewhere. Instagram: @therealflourishjoshua | Twitter: @fjspeaks
NATALIE MARINO is a poet and physician. Her work appears in Bitter Oleander, Dust Poetry Magazine, EcoTheo Review, Kissing Dynamite Poetry, Midway Journal, Moria Online, Oyez Review, Sweet: A Literary Confection, and elsewhere. Her micro-chapbook, Attachment Theory, was published by Ghost City Press in June 2021. She is an MFA candidate in Poetry at the Rainier Writing Workshop. She lives in California.
Associate Fiction Editor (Issue 07 – present)
JAY SAPINSKI (they/them) is a reader and writer from the Chicagoland area. They are currently an undergraduate student at George Mason University pursuing a BA in English with a concentration in creative writing. They are a part of Volition, George Mason University’s undergraduate literary magazine. Jay writes in all genres of creative writing, but they specialize in fiction. As of now, they are working on pieces exploring love and death.
Associate Nonfiction Editor (Issue 07 – present)
LISA FABISH (she/her) is a freelance writer and an invited speaker, panelist, and workshop leader for community-based writing programs. She co-founded both YaleWomen Writers and Writing Outside the Lines, and her work appears in Epoch Literary Review, miniskirt magazine, and elsewhere. Lisa loves reading and writing about love, and is gloriously smitten with her girlfriend and two cats. Twitter: @lisafabishwrite | lisafabish.com