Iris A. Law, Cofounder and Editor
Iris A. Law is the author of Periodicity (Finishing Line Press, 2013); a Kundiman fellow; and a graduate of the MFA program at the University of Notre Dame. Her poems have appeared in numerous journals, as well as in the anthology A Face to Meet the Faces (U of Akron, 2012). A teacher, publishing professional, former board member for the Kentucky Women Writers Conference, Iris lives and writes in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Mia Ayumi Malhotra, Cofounder and Associate Editor
Mia Ayumi Malhotra is the author of Isako Isako (forthcoming September 2018), winner of the 2017 Alice James Award. She holds a BA from Stanford University and an MFA from the University of Washington, and her poems have appeared in numerous literary journals and anthologies, including Indiana Review, The Greensboro Review, Best New Poets, and DISMANTLE: An Anthology of Writing from the VONA/Voices Writing Workshop. A Pushcart Prize nominee, she has received fellowships from the VONA/Voices Writing Workshop and Kundiman. Mia lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her family.
Rachel Lu, Contributing Writer
Rachel Lu graduated from Hamilton College with honors in English literature and Chinese language and literature. She is the editor-in-chief of COUNTERCLOCK Journal and is currently residing in the San Francisco Bay Area.