Kathleen Gemmell

Kathleen Gemmell pens for an array of publications. Kathleen is a storyteller, an animal welfare proponent, and a connoisseur of fine pizza!

Belittling the Mentally Ill, Volume 6, Issue 1

K. McGee

K. McGee grew up in California but has lived in Tokyo for twenty-five years. She serves as co-organizer of the Tokyo Writers Workshop and the Japan Writers Conference. She writes mainstream fiction, crime fiction and poetry. Her work has appeared recently in Bete Noire, The Font, Mystery Weekly, and The Dark City Crime and Mystery Magazine.  Her story “Dot Rat” was included in Otto Penzler’s The Best American Mystery Stories 2017. She is currently working on a novel.

Mango, Volume 6, Issue 1

Julie Morin

Julie Morin’s short story, “How to Disappear,” was published by Pacifica Literary Review. Her novel, Water for the Tin House, was one of six finalists in the William Faulkner Creative Writing Competition. She received a degree in English from the University of Arizona. Her interests include playing the mandolin, home decorating, and cats.

The Hater, Volume 6, Issue 1

John Sheirer

John Sheirer (pronounced “shy-er”) lives in Northampton, Massachusetts, with his wonderful wife Betsy and happy dog Libby. He has taught writing and communications for 26 years at Asnuntuck Community College in Enfield, Connecticut, where he also serves as editor and faculty advisor for Freshwater Literary Journal (submissions welcome). He writes a monthly column on current events for his hometown newspaper, the Daily Hampshire Gazette, and his books include memoir, fiction, poetry, essays, political satire, and photography. Find him at JohnSheirer.com.

Risk Management, Volume 6, Issue 1