Editor-in-Chief & Social Media
Melissa Martini (she/her) is a short fiction writer and Capricorn from New Jersey. She studied Creative Writing in both undergrad and graduate school at Seton Hall University. Currently, she serves as Founder & EIC of Moss Puppy Magazine. She can be found @melissquirtle and her publications can be viewed here.
Shelby Petkus (she/her) is an ESL teacher and writer based in Michigan along with her husband and three kids. She's been featured in Pregnant Chicken, Still Standing Magazine and PrideSource Media and writes about loss, life and more at Raging-Banshee.com.
Katy Naylor (she/her) is a writer from the south east coast of England. She writes prose, poetry and text adventure games, and has been published in places including Ellipsis Zine, Expat Lit and the Bear Creek Gazette. She is the EIC of the voidspace (@_voidspace_zine) an online mag dedicated to interactive arts of all kinds.
Find her on twitter @voidskrawl
Poetry Reader, Prose Reader
With a BA in Creative Writing from Griffith University, Laura (she/her) loves to write poetry and fiction that weaves her past life as a florist with the strange and ominous. When not scribbling in her notebook, she can be found playing video games, wandering the botanical gardens or among the stacks of her local secondhand bookstore. She lives in Brisbane, Australia.
Ly Faulk (they/them) has loved reading and writing for as long as they could read and write. They still believe in the power of the written word to change lives. They hold a B.A. in Creative Writing.
Veronica Jarboe (she/her) is a California resident, and her previously published works include "Beach" published in the Anthology of Young American Writers. Some of her other published works can be seen in Re-Side Magazine, Yours Poetically, Moss Puppy Magazine and others. She is currently pursuing a degree in English Literature and Creative Writing.
Mocha, Bella, and Mipha (she/her) are the moss puppies. Mocha is a senior shih-tzu, Bella is a hurricane of a shih-tzu mix, and Mipha is a mini newfypoo who is much more like Daruk.
Furgus (he/him) is our Twitter mascot, whose name was chosen via Twitter polls. His middle name is Blort, despite our EIC's preference for "Pete Boggs."