Krista Varela (Creative Nonfiction '14) wins the 2014 A Midsummer Tale essay contest, sponsored by Toasted Cheese Journal, with her piece "When We Still Knew What it Meant to be Kids."
Check out Melissa Burke's (poetry, 2015) review of the Ugly Duckling book, O New York by Trey Sager in the latest Volta.
Mike writes fiction. He also writes for Yahoo’s front page. He holds an MFA in creative writing from St. Mary's College and lives in Oakland with his wife and daughter. He is working on his first novel.