Kate Petersen was raised in Arizona, and holds an MFA from the University of Minnesota. Her work has appeared in Kenyon Review, FiveChapters, New England Review, Epoch, ZYZZYVA, The Iowa Review and elsewhere. She is currently a Wallace Stegner Fellow at Stanford University, where she is at work on a story collection and a novel. On twitter @katelpetersen.
Emily Kiernan is the author of a novel, Great Divide (Unsolicited Press, 2014). Her short fiction has appeared in Pank, The Collagist, Monkeybicycle, decomP, The Good Men Project, Dark Sky, Redivider, JMWW, and other journals. She resides in Berkeley, California with her man and her dog. More information can be found at emilykiernan.com.
L. Rebecca Harris is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley and the University of San Francisco, where she earned a Master's of Arts in Writing. She is a teacher and historical novelist. In 2012, she was both a Peter Taylor Fellow at the Kenyon Review Writers Workshop and John Steinbeck Fellow at San Jose State University. Currently, she lives in Oakland, California.