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Winter/Spring 2019

Masthead - Winter/Spring 2019



Laura Valeri – Managing Editor; Fiction Editor

Laura Valeri is the author of three collections of stories, The Dead Still Here (SFAU Press 2018), Safe in Your Head (SFAU Press 2013), a winning selection of the SFAU Press Literary Fiction, and The Kinds of Things Saints Do (UI Press 2003), winner of an Iowa John Simmons Award and of a Binghamton John Gardner Award. Laura Valeri’s writing appears in many journals, including Conjunctions, Glimmer TrainSFWP QuarterlyThe Forge, Fiction Southeast and many others.


Danelle LeJeune – Poetry

Danelle Lejeune’s debut poetry collection is Landlocked: Etymology of Whale Fish and Grace(Finishing Line Press, 2017). Her writing has also appeared in Literary Mama , Glass Poetry Journal,  Red Paint Hill, Whale Road Review, Fifth Wednesday Journal, Nottingham Review, The Olive Press, Driftwood Press, Drunk Monkeys, Moon River, Mothers Always Write, and Red Rose Review.  She teaches at Georgia Southern University and is the Assistant Director at the Ossabaw Writers’ Retreat.


Theresa Welford – Narrative Nonfiction

Theresa Malphrus Welford grew up near Savannah, Georgia. She has published poetry, creative nonfiction, book chapters, and academic articles, as well as two edited collections of poetry: The Paradelle and The Cento (both published by Red Hen Press). Theresa and her husband, Mark Welford, happily share their home with countless rescued animals (cats and dogs).


Art Editor

Joel Caplan



Sean Hill, Poetry

Joel Caplan, Narrative Nonfiction

William Belford, Fiction


Cover Art

Deirdre Verdolino


Advisory Board

Benjamin Drevlow

Sean Hill

Christina Olson

Jared Yates Sexton

Burney Marsh

Laura Valeri

Theresa Welford



In Previous Issues:


Monique Bos, Poetry

Emma Bolden, Poetry

Janet Dale, Poetry

Sarah Domet, Fiction

Burney Marsh, Fiction & Poetry

Brandi Moody, Nonfiction

Peggy Lindsey, Nonfiction

Britta Spann, Fiction

Laura Valeri, Fiction

Theresa Welford, Poetry & Nonfiction

Jared Yates Sexton, Poetry & Fiction


Visiting Editors

Christina Olson, Managing Editor

Food Issue, Summer 2015


Assistant Editors & Interns

Blakeley Bartee, Narrative Nonfiction

Michele Daly, Fiction (intern)

Katrina Delghingaro, Narrative Nonfiction

Jasmine Webb, Fiction (intern)

Darren Winters, Poetry (intern)

Rebecca Frost, Poetry

Alasia Dart – Fiction

Genevieve Dietz – Poetry

Morgan Davis – Interviews

Michael Enfinger – Fiction

Rebecca Frost – Poetry

Samantha, Harvey – Fiction

Shelby Head – Fiction, Art & Photography

Olivia Hester – Narrative Nonfiction

Michelle Norsworthy – Narrative Nonfiction

James Cody Phenis – Reviews and Interviews

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