Melinda Wilson is Managing Editor of Coldfront Magazine and Visiting Assistant Professor of English at Manhattan College. She is author of Amplexus, a chapbook from Dancing Girl Press.
John Deming is author of Headline News (Indolent Books, Fall 2017) and Editor in Chief of Coldfront.
Brian Birnbaum is an MFA graduate of Sarah Lawrence College, his work has been published or is forthcoming in The Smart Set, The Collagist, Atticus Review, SLAM Magazine, Political Animal, and more, and he is a finalist for Bayou Magazine's Knudsen Fiction Contest. His first novel, Emerald City, is forthcoming from Dead Rabbits in September 2019.
Keith Kopka's poetry and criticism have recently appeared in The International Journal of The Book, Mid-American Review, New Ohio Review, Berfrois, Ninth Letter, and many others. His critical text, Asking a Shadow to Dance: An Introduction to Poetry, is forthcoming in the fall of 2019.
Kyrstyna Byers acquired her Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Cedar Crest College where she studied under writers such as Fred Leebron and Jake Lamar. She then graduated valedictorian from The Toronto Film School in their program for Writing for Film and Television.