LP Kindred is a Chicagoan-Angeleno speculative fiction writer and editor. Kindred is or will be a an alum of VONA, Hurston-Wright, and Clarion Workshops. His writing has appeared in Fiyah Literary Magazine, LeVar Burton Reads, and Speculative City. Forthcoming: Aurum & Indigo, original short story in the inaugural Queer Blades Anthology; Open 27 Hours, reprinted […]
Linda D. Addison is an award-winning author of five collections, including How To Recognize A Demon Has Become Your Friend, and the first African-American recipient of the HWA Bram Stoker Award®. She is a recipient of the HWA Lifetime Achievement Award, HWA Mentor of the Year and SFPA Grand Master. Addison has published over 370 […]
Isabel Cañas is a Mexican-American speculative fiction writer and graduate of the Clarion West Writers Workshop. Her debut novel THE HACIENDA, a tale of witchcraft and suspense set in 1820s Mexico, is forthcoming from Berkley May 2022. She lives in Brooklyn. Find Isabel at her website and Instagram, @isabelcanas_.
As a professor of English at the University of Kansas (Lawrence), Giselle Liza Anatol currently teaches classes on Caribbean literature, African-diaspora literature—including Black Speculative Fiction—and writing for young people. She has earned a Frances L. Stiefel Teaching Professorship in English (2021-2024), KU’s 2016 Ned Fleming Award for Excellence in Teaching, the 2011 English graduate student […]
Eden Royce is a Geechee writer from South Carolina. She is a Shirley Jackson Award Nominee and her short fiction can be found in various print and online publications including: FIYAH Literary Magazine of Black Speculative Fiction, The Year’s Best Dark Fantasy & Horror, Apex Magazine, Strange Horizons, Nightmare, and PodCastle. Her debut middle grade […]
Cherae Clark is the author of The Unbroken, the first book in the Magic of the Lost trilogy. They graduated from Indiana University’s creative writing MFA and was a 2012 Lambda Literary Fellow. They’ve been a personal trainer, an English teacher, and an editor, and are some combination thereof as they travel the world. When […]
Arune Singh is the Director of Brand, Editorial at Skybound and comic book writer. He was previously a Marketing/PR exec at BOOM! Studios, Syfy, Marvel and press at CBR & IGN. Find him on Instagram at @arunesingh and Twitter at @arune.