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Laurette Folk ‘s fiction, essays, and poems have been published in Waxwing, Gravel, Brilliant Flash Fiction, pacificREVIEW, Boston Globe Magazine, and Best Small Fictions 2019. Her first novel, A Portal to Vibrancy won the Independent Press Award for New Adult Fiction. Her second novel The End of Aphrodite was recently released by Bordighera Press. Laurette is a Pushcart Prize nominee and graduate of the Vermont College MFA in Writing program. Check out her blog “Meditations and Reflections at www.meditationblog.blogspot.com. For more information please visit www.laurettefolk.com.
Laurette is the Senior Editor for The Compassion Anthology. For comments and questions email her at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jennifer Martelli is the author of My Tarantella (Bordighera Press), named a 2019 “Must Read” by the Massachusetts Center for the Book and awarded an Honorable Mention by the Italian American Studies Association. Her work has appeared or will appear in Poetry, The Sycamore Review, and Cream City Review. Jennifer Martelli has twice received grants from the Massachusetts Cultural Council. She is co-poetry editor for Mom Egg Review and co-curates the IAWA Boston reading series. For more information please visit ww.jennifermartelli.com.
Jennifer is the Poetry Editor for The Compassion Anthology.