Treena Thibodeau’s fiction has appeared in the Rumpus, Newtown Literary, and Vol. 1 Brooklyn. She is the creator of the virtual reading series TGI, and her work has received generous support from the Vermont Studio Center and the Tin House Summer Conference. She holds an MFA from Columbia University.
John McLennon spent most of his life in the US Army. During that time, he lived in Germany for four years and made friends with people who survived World War II who were kind enough to share their experiences with him. After retiring from the army, he earned a BA in English Literature and a teacher’s certificate from the University of Texas at San Antonio. He is a member of several writer’s groups as well as the San Antonio Writer’s Guild from which he has won two first-place prizes for short stories and has had several short stories published in literary magazines.
Guadalupe Sexto was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in 1982. She studied cinema and photography. In 2004, she moved to Spain, and now she lives on the Mediterranean coast with her husband, ten cats and a dog.
Nageen Rather is a short story writer and aspiring novelist. Born and brought up in Kashmir (India Occupied), he teaches fiction at Islamic University of Science and Technology, Awantipora, Pulwama. His stories have appeared in various literary journals and magazines of international repute. His debut novel Handcuffed to History is upcoming soon. He loves gardening and bird-watching.