HALLE PRENETA: Founder/EIC
Halle is a bisexual woman writer who enjoys writing short romance, sci-fi, and horror stories along with poetry and gets her ideas from random life experiences and fanfiction. When she’s not writing, she’s either watching YouTube or playing Animal Crossing. She is a staff writer and editor at Second Revolution Literary Magazine, a prose reader at Farside Review, and an art editor at Jupiter Review. She’s also had works previously published in various literary magazines such as Write Now Lit, The Hearth Magazine, Tealight Press, and more along with Purpled Palm Press’ Recording Corona anthology, her local LGBTQ+ Center’s writing blog titled “The Lorikeet Blog”, and three Lake Erie Ink anthologies. She also enjoys theatre, music, and petting her cat and is very passionate about social justice and human rights, especially LGBTQ+ rights. She plans to major in English with an emphasis in creative writing at Kenyon College. She cannot wait to see your submissions!
REN KOPPEL TORRES: Poetry Reader, Web Designer
Ren Koppel Torres is a Jewish Chicano teen whose work is published/forthcoming in Writer’s Digest, Lumiere Review, diode, COUNTERCLOCK, and elsewhere. In addition to his role with Tyrian Ink, he is the Editor in Chief of Alebrijes Review, a poetry editor for INKSOUNDS, a Community Events Organizer for the winnow, and an Austin Youth Poet Laureate Cohort member. Ren loves cilantro, pickup trucks, rock music, and his amazing boyfriend. Follow him on Twitter and Instagram @KoppelTorres.
KEI VOUGH KOREDE: Poetry Reader
Kei Vough Korede (he/they) is a bi/queer poet living in Nigeria. He has works published or forthcoming in Agbowo, Ethel Zine, Rogue Agent, PANK magazine, and elsewhere. He tweets humor @KayVough, and debauchery @brookylnjoybird.
LEAH HOLLERAN: Fiction Reader
Leah Holleran (she/ze) is a queer writer, performing artist, and teaching artist. She writes poetry and fiction, and her work is published with CP Quarterly, Wingless Dreamer, Second Chance Lit, and others. When she’s not plugging away at an SFF manuscript, she can be found coaching aerial circus, creating original puppet shows with her stellar life partner Aaron Roberge, and converting a small school bus into a tiny home to take their show on the road full time. She believes in the transformative power of stories, and looks forward to reading your submissions!
V.L PARZ: Chapbook Reader & Formatter
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