Brendan Stephens's work has appeared in Pinch, Epoch, the Southeast Review, Cleaver Magazine, and elsewhere. His awards include multiple Inprint Donald Barthelme awards, an Into the Void Fiction Prize, and a Sequestrum Emerging Writer Award. Currently, he is an assistant professor at Northwestern Oklahoma State University and a submissions editor for SmokeLong Quarterly. Edie Quinn is a writer, artist and multi-instrumentalist who lives in Lafayette, Indiana with their partner and children. Their work has appeared in Gulf Coast Magazine. They are currently finishing their first full length graphic novel titled "Why I Hate The Festival."