Seema Reza is the author of "When the World Breaks Open," a memoir of essays and poetry published by Red Hen Press. An alumnus of Goddard College and VONA, her work has appeared on-line and in print in Bellevue Literary Review, The Beltway Quarterly, HerKind, Duende, The Offing and Entropy among others.
Amelia Bane is a standup comedian, improviser, and writer living in Brooklyn, New York. She has trained at the Upright Citizen’s Brigade Theatre and the Second City. Amelia currently Improvises with the team Hot Boss. She has performed at the UCB Theater, The People’s Improv Theater, and Broadway Comedy Club.