Staring Back by Kathryn Ross
Kathryn Ross Kathryn Ross is a student at San Jose State University, and from the San Francisco Bay Area. She is an aspiring writer and artist. She captures intense emotions in her writing, and loves to create dark surreal art. She is an advocate for mental health awareness, and for the changing environment.
CHI-RAQ by J. Ray Paradiso
J. Ray Paradiso J. Ray Paradiso is a recovering academic in the process of refreshing himself as an experiMENTAL photographer and writer.
Art by Mario Loprete
Mario Loprete I live in a world that I shape at my liking, throughout a virtual pictorial and sculptural movement, transferring my experiences, photographing reality throughout my filters, refined from years research and experimentation. Painting for me is the first love.
Artwork by Sarmonica Jones
Sarmonica Jones When Sarmonica Jones is not writing her latest fiction, or poetry, she can be found pursuing a photography project, bagging the latest mountainous peak, working out at the gym, painting abstract paintings, or whipping gourmet dishes on the fly, or communing with nature. Whatever she is pursuing (you can be certain) it is…
Art by Charles Talkoff
Charles Talkoff Charles Talkoff is a freelance photographer and artist. His short fiction has appeared in, Underground Voices, JMWW, 3QR, The Midway Review, and The Urbanite. He lives in Chicago.
Art by Doug Flaherty
Doug Flaherty Doug Flaherty’s abstract digital art has appeared on covers of the Wisconsin Review, and One Trick Pony. Other cover art appeared on poets’ chapbooks. His art work is forthcoming in Abstract magazine in NYC. Flaherty has published poetry in the New Yorker, the Nation, North American Review, and scores of other literary magazines.…
Art by Fabio Sassi
Fabio Sassi Fabio Sassi makes acrylics and photos using what is hidden, discarded or considered to have no worth by the mainstream. Fabio lives in Bologna, Italy.
Art by Alexandre Nodopaka
Alexandre Nodopaka Alexandre Nodopaka originated in Kiyv, Ukraine. Speaks San Franciscan, Parisian, Barcelonan, Kievan, & Muscovite i un poco de Espanol. Mumbles in English. He propounds having studied at the Ecole des Beaux Arts, Casablanca, Morocco. Presently full time author, visual artist but considers his past irrelevant as he seeks new reincarnations.
Photography by Fabrice Poussin
Fabrice Poussin Fabrice Poussin teaches French and English at Shorter University. Author of novels and poetry, his work has appeared in Kestrel, Symposium, The Chimes, and many other magazines. His photography has been published in The Front Porch Review, the San Pedro River Review as well as other publications.