S. Whitney Holmes was born and raised in north-central West Virginia. She earned her M.F.A. in Creative Writing at the University of Alabama, and also edits for The Offending Adam. Her poems appear in The Cincinnati Review, Ninth Letter, and Gulf Coast and her chapbook, Method of Loci, is available from dancing girl press.
Hanna Andrews is a native New Yorker, and graduated from Sarah Lawrence College and Columbia College Chicago. She currently lives in Brooklyn and works as Editor at the Academy of American Poets. Recent work appears in DIAGRAM, Foursquare and Word for/Word and she was a 2008 Ruth Lilly Fellowship finalist. Her chapbook, a/long/division, was published by Tilt Press and her manuscript, Slope Move was a finalist for the 2011 Sawtooth Prize from Ahsahta Press. View Hanna's work.
Colleen O'Connor lives in Chicago, where she is a Nonfiction MFA candidate at Columbia College and an assistant editor for Hotel Amerika. Her work has appeared in Pank, Everyday Genius and Columbia Poetry Review.