Christopher Newgent, Editor & Founder of Vouched Indy
Christopher Newgent lives as a writer in Indianapolis, where he founded Vouched Books to promote small press literature in his city. His work has recently appeared in PANK, Everyday Genius, and Punchnel’s. His chapbook of short fiction, The Fullness of Everything, was recently released from Tiny Hardcore Press.
Laura Straub, Co-Editor & Vouched ATL Vicereine
Laura Straub is a writer and musician in Atlanta, GA. Her work has previously appeared in Paste and Indiana Insight. Her short-form fiction has been recognized by the Missouri Writer’s Guild. You can find her running the VouchedATL colony at Atlanta area festivals, readings, and art walks!
Tyler Gobble, Indy Co-Tabler & Contributor
Tyler Gobble is lead editor of Stoked and a member of the Magic Helicopter Press team. His work has appeared in or is forthcoming from PANK, NAP, Diagram, and Forklift, Ohio, amongst other places. He is the author of three chapbooks, most recently Goodness is a Fine Thing to Chase, in The Fullness of Everything, a chapbook anthology also featuring Christopher Newgent and Brian Oliu (Tiny Hardcore Press, 2012). More at www.tylergobble.com.
Ashley Ford, Contributor
Ashley Ford is a writer more than most other things she happens to be. She has publications in The Broken Plate, PANK 6, and at The Rumpus. She was recently a visiting writing instructor at The Bowery Poetry Club. Favorite things include the outdoors, cuddling, cooking, and Nutella. She is in the process of writing her first book. You can check out her blog (“The Next Thing”) anytime you like.
Amber Sparks, Contributor
Amber Sparks writes and works in Washington, DC. Her chapbook, “A Long Dark Sleep: Stories for the Next World,” is included in the anthology Shut Up/Look Pretty, published by Tiny Hardcore Press, and her short story collection, May We Shed These Human Bodies, is due out from Curbside Splendor in September. She is also a contributor at the Big Other lit blog.
Abby Koski, Contributor
Abby Koski is publicist for [PANK] Magazine and a contributor for Coldfront Magazine. Currently, she is a publicity intern at New Directions. Previously, she was an intern at Melville House. Her writing has appeared in Used Furniture Review and H_NGM_N.
Kyle Winkler, Contributor
Kyle Winkler lives in northern Indiana. Work appears in The Millions, The Collagist, Web Conjunctions, The Rumpus, and Annalemma. His novel The Dark Ages has its thumb out for a publisher. Follow his on-going fictional/real obsession with Moby-Dick @ Little Girls Love Herman Melville.
Layne Ransom, Contributor
Layne Ransom currently serves as design editor of Stoked and is a former poetry editor of The Broken Plate. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Punchnel’s, elimae, and Forklift, Ohio, among others. You look nice today.
Scott Daughtridge, Contributor
Scott Daughtridge is an emerging writer from Atlanta, Georgia. Most recently, his work was featured on Storychord. He is currently working on a chapbook to be released later this year.