Eric Nguyen has a MFA in creative writing from McNeese State University and BA in sociology from the University of Maryland. He has been awarded writing fellowships from the Lambda Literary Foundation and Voices of Our Nation Arts (VONA). Since 2013, he has been a Contributing Writer to diaCRITICS.org, where he reviews books. His fiction has been published in Apogee, The New Engagement, and The Mondegreen. Visit his website: www.youfightlikeannerice.com.
Julianne Carew writes new adult and literary fiction. She is currently trying to find a home for her first novel, Why Paintings Fall. She lives in the Los Angeles area, but travels all over the world collecting stories. Her work is featured or forthcoming in The East Jasmine Review, Literally Stories, 805 Literary Magazine, Bewildering Stories, and in numerous anthologies.