Brit Barnhouse  Editor-in-chief
Brit Barnhouse is an undergraduate writing studies student at the University of Washington Tacoma. When not writing about the ever-blurred lines between animals and humans, she can be found hoping for close encounters with whales in the Puget Sound, giving her dogs belly rubs, or tossing treats out to the neighborhood crows.

Brianna Sinder Fiction Editor
Brianna Sinder is an undergraduate creative writing student at University of Washington Tacoma. After over a decade of running from writing, she has decided to finally answer the call. Her writing is a bit weirder and darker than expected. She enjoys bouncing between being lazy and going on long hikes with her husband and two children.

Beck Adelante Nonfiction Editor
Beck is a student pursuing a degree and postsecondary teaching career in literature at the University of Washington Tacoma. They are a Shakespeare nerd, a lover of editing and writing essays, and a consumer of scattered facts and tidbits. They like experimenting with poetry and performance.

Caitlyn McFarland Poetry Editor
Caitlyn is an undergraduate Environmental Science student at the University of Washington Tacoma. Her writing tends to lean more toward poetry and personal stories. When not writing, she can be found with her camera out on hikes or riding her horse. She definitely enjoys the outdoors and everything to do with art.

Angelica Hernandez Visual Arts Editor
Angelica is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Spanish Language and Cultures, and Communications at the University of Washington Tacoma. She enjoys expressing herself through creative writing and various art mediums. Her biggest post-graduation dream is to get out of her comfort zone and move to another country to be able to explore what lies beyond the life she knows best.

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