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Hannah Piette is a poet who lives and teaches in Iowa City. She received her MFA in poetry from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, and she is currently the CLAS Visiting Writer in Poetry at the University of Iowa. Her poems have appeared in Chicago Review, Guesthouse, and Paperbark Magazine.

Scout Katherine Turkel lives in western Massachusetts. Scout’s poetry can be found in Chicago Review, Tagvverk, Oversound, bæst: a journal of queer forms & affects, and elsewhere.

Samira Abed is a poet from California. She is Palestinian-American and curious about the future and life.