The Team

Ashley Moore

Ashley Moore

Editor in Chief

Originally from Oklahoma, Ashley is a writer, editor, and educator based in Berlin and Bayreuth. Find her work in the bold indie publications she most respects.

Ruby Mason

Ruby Mason

Managing Editor

Ruby grew up in rural England and moved to Berlin in 2015. She splits her week between subtitling TV dramas, SAND, and various short-lived hobbies.

Sara Anwar

Sara Anwar

Editorial Coordinator

Sara Anwar is a writer, musician and technical product manager living in Berlin. She’s currently seemingly not paying enough attention to her cat but is also learning to assert her own needs better.

Melissa Richer

Melissa Richer

Creative Nonfiction Editor

Melissa is a writer, editor, and designer who moved to Berlin from California in 2016. She is definitely reading too many books at once. Her work can be found online and in print.

Emma C Lawson

Emma C Lawson

Poetry Editor

Emma grew up in the Northern Isles and studied literature in Edinburgh. When not editing or tutoring, she can be found in Berlin's libraries writing about animals.

Crista Siglin

Crista Siglin

Poetry Editor

Crista studied painting and creative writing at the Kansas City Art Institute. Her poetry chapbook Fleeting, Sacred is out from Spartan Press.

Siena Powers

Siena Powers

Junior Fiction Editor

Born in New England, Siena works in various areas researching, writing, and doing stuff with audio. She loves painting, theatre, Russian novels, and making large amounts of linguini while listening to Mariah Carey.

Déborah-Loïs Séry

Déborah-Loïs Séry

Designer

Born and raised in Lyon, France, Déborah-Loïs came to Berlin in 2019. She specialises in print and typography, working on several mediums to stay generous & surprising as much as she can.

Will Stokes

Will Stokes

Distribution & Funding Coordinator

Will is a writer based in Berlin. An avid patron of the Deutsche Bahn, he is also interested in ecopoetics, collecting old furniture, and cycling on the Tempelhofer Feld.

Natalia Dumont

Natalia Dumont

Distribution & Funding Coordinator

Natalia is originally from Buenos Aires and has lived in Neukölln since 2014. She loves to read and she loves to travel but, unfortunately, has not been able to make either her full-time job.

Grace Henes

Grace Henes

Events Coordinator

Grace is a writer and editor from Louisville, Kentucky. She loves reading German translations of her favourite YA novels and searching for American-style deli sandwiches in Berlin.

Ana Nenadović

Ana Nenadović

Events Coordinator

Born in Croatia, Ana has lived in various places and settled in Berlin (for now). Her days are dedicated to researching and coordinating, her nights to literature (reading and writing) and her friends.

Christina Wegener

Christina Wegener

Verein Coordinator

Christina is from Berlin. She organizes literary events and works for a nonprofit, after having studied literature in Berlin, Havana, and Barcelona.