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Editor-in-Chief

Carissa Halston

Senior Editor

Randolph Pfaff

 

Assistant Editor

Molly M. McLaughlin

 

Carissa Halston is a fiction writer. Her stories have appeared in Willow Springs, Fourteen Hills, The Massachusetts Review, and elsewhere. She has received grants and honors for her fiction from San Francisco State University, Eastern Washington University, The Cincinnati Review, and The Writers’ Room of Boston, among others. She’s been a prose editor at AGNI, and she used to host a reading series called Literary Firsts. She currently edits and designs books for Aforementioned Productions, which she co-founded in 2005, and she lives in Boston where she’s at work on a novel.

Randolph Pfaff is a poet, editor, and visual artist. His work has been featured in Poet Lore, BarrelhouseThe Destroyer, PANK, H_NGM_N, and Heavy Feather Review, among others. In addition to editing for apt and running Aforementioned Productions, Randolph is currently working on his first collection of poetry. By day, he works as a communications consultant and content & user experience strategist. He also volunteers with and supports local and national organizations focused on issues he cares about deeply, including the New England Aquarium, the ACLU, the Sierra Club, and Pine Street Inn. He currently lives in Boston.

Molly M. McLaughlin is a writer and editor who holds an MA in Literature and Creative Writing from the University of Massachusetts Boston and an MA in Literature and Publishing from the National University of Ireland Galway. Her photographs have been published in Zephyr and ROPES, and she writes mostly character-driven fiction and fantasy. Molly lives near Boston and is an Associate Product Manager at Cengage Learning.