Beth Burrell

Beth Burrell

Founder & Editor

Beth Burrell is a writer and editor who began her career as a daily newspaper reporter before earning an MS in Education, with a focus on psychology. Most recently, she has worked in school and nonprofit communications, and tutored adults working to earn their GEDs. She has freelanced and reported on issues including local government, science, the environment, and philanthropy. She lives in suburban Philadelphia with her family. Find her on Twitter and Instagram.
Rudri Bhatt Patel

Rudri Bhatt Patel

Founder & Editor

Rudri Bhatt Patel is a lawyer turned writer and editor. Prior to attending law school, she graduated with an MA in English with an emphasis in creative writing. She is on staff at Literary Mama and her work has appeared in The Washington Post, Saveur, DAME, Brain, Child Magazine, ESPN, Role Reboot, Mothers Always Write, First Day Press, Parent.Co, Phoenix New Times and elsewhere. She is currently working on a memoir on grief, the Hindu culture and how it provides perspective on life’s ordinary graces. She lives in Arizona with her family. Follow her on Facebook and Twitter or her site, Being Rudri.
Clive Collins

Clive Collins

Poetry Editor

Clive Collins is the author of two novels, The Foreign Husband (Marion Boyars) and Sachiko’s Wedding (Marion Boyars/ Penguin Books). Misunderstandings, a collection of short stories, was joint winner of the Macmillan Silver PEN Award in 1994. Carried Away and Other Stories was recently published at Red Bird Chapbooks.

We are grateful to volunteer readers Clive Collins, Susan Pohlman, Elizabeth Spencer, Rica Lewis, and Emily Sorensen, and to volunteer photographers Eric Sorensen, Fabrice Poussin, and Molly Engel.