Joanna Harkins (editor-in-chief)


Joanna is currently studying Food Studies and French at NYU. She hopes to one day be a big fancy restaurant critic/food writer/maybe the next Oprah. Her interests include Elvis Costello, diners and hoarding magazines. Follow her on twitter: @web_jojo

Kellie Hogan (creative director)


Kellie Hogan is the only person who Kellie Hogan finds funny; don’t even try to make her laugh unless you’ve won a daytime Emmy. She gets most of her work done at 3 am, after spending the entire day sleeping, painting her nails, and redecorating. One day in the not-so-distant future, you will see her writing and directing films, running this li’l magazine, writing post-postmodern novellas, and walking her 4 dogs. This is her website.

Taylor Brogan (managing editor)

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Taylor is studying English Lit at the University of Chicago.  She writes and thinks mostly about television, movies, pop culture, the internet, and occasionally politics. She hopes to write her own tv show one day maybe and have a small army of children. Follow her on twitter @thbrogan or check out her pretentious website.

Alejandra Buitrago (staff editor)


Alejandra watches Netflix professionally and studies Media Arts and Design and Film at James Madison University in her free time. Follow her on Twitter at @AleBuitrago_ or read her personal Film and Television blog, Life in Technicolor.

Gabrielle Costa (staff editor)


Gabrielle attends the University of Chicago, where she studies Character Development (for real). She hates the phrase “guilty pleasure,” but loves “chick flick.” Her dream is to tell stories about the people she isn’t and to never grow out of her 90s teen angst phase (which she entered relatively late, at the age of 18). She can be found tweeting on one of six Twitter accounts at any given time, but the one you’d probably enjoy reading is @gabriellemcosta.

Meaghan Murphy (staff editor)


Meaghan is a journalist and writer who lives in Chicago and dances salsa, bachata, and ballet.

Gabby Ross (Staff editor) 


Gabby is an Acadian who’s missing the sea and splitting her time completing her Master of Social Work at UOttawa and watching TV. She writes for Fantastic Fangirls & Heroine TV, and tweets @GloryisBen.

~*~Staff Writers~*~

386800_10152044455170291_299097446_n (1) Hannah Bellamy studies English Literature and Publishing at Simon Fraser University. She writes about fashion and other arts and sometimes culture. She also lives vicariously through Ross and Rachel.

78246_520184578010235_2019605325_o Alexa Blanton is still awaiting liberation from high school in rural Indiana. She spends her free time thinking about pizza and fictional characters. Check out her YouTube channel.

Photo on 6-13-13 at 1.31 PM #2 Alexandra Dent is a VCU Creative Advertising student, loves to eat and drink, and enjoys Sci-Fi, reading, films, and writing. She struggles to find pants that fit both her small waste and big booty, wants a Border Collie, is 100% Irish, gets the uncontrollable giggles at out-of-tune music, and makes really delicious guacamole. She also really, really loves music.

judy Judith Jones is  a full time student and part time artist. She is a political science major minoring in women’s studies at Agnes Scott College. When she isn’t writing she dabbles in DIY projects, painting or blogging at her confused style blog, Simple But Chic.

ileana Ileana Kennedy is a high school student living in Manhattan. She enjoys thrash metal, free market economics, and SkyMall. She tweets here.

mike Mike Kerr usually has a giant beard and he plays the guitar, but not, like, casually. He goes to Berklee College of Music and shreds the guitar like paper.

sadie Sadie Lidji is a teenage filmmaker who makes videos on youtube and is more often than not wishing she was Hermione Granger.

67348_1536346699677_5051390_n Patrick McDonald is studying English and “Creative Writing” at George Mason University. He’s pretty funny.

522857_807716797086_77824074_n Laura Marie Marciano teaches writing at Fairfield University and lives in Brooklyn. She likes poetry, pop up shops, and finding balloons in odd places. Her tumblr.

margeaux Margeaux Perkins studies English Lit, Theater, and German at the University of Chicago. She wants to write TV Sitcoms someday. In the meantime, she works in marketing. Follow her on Tumblr.

nyssaface Nyssa Sharp is an artist living in Sydney, Australia. She is a sad internet girl who is crazy in love with the human body. Find her here.

~*~Contributing Artists~*~

Bernardo Nancy Bernardo teaches graphic design at Loyola University in New Orleans, is a self- professed type nerd, and collects ephemera from the Victorian time period through the mid twentieth century. She spends as much of her time as possible making collages, buying vintage mags on ebay and looking at books about type. She loves manipulating editorial language directed at women and playing with subversive messages.

esme1 Esme Blegvad is an illustrator and type geek who lives between London and NYC. You can see more stuff she’s drawn on Tumblr.

lc Laura Caseley is an artist, writer and tea-drinker from New York. She collects many materials for nefarious art purposes, and enjoys B films, good beer and good conversation, and gets inspiration from some very strange places.

kaley dickinson Kaley Dickinson is a painter/mixed media artist originally from upstate New York. After coming to grips with post undergraduate life, she somehow found herself in Brooklyn where she lives with her roommate/sisterwife Shady andher cat Marlene. When she’s not making art, she’s lurking around Bushwick, drinking too many mimosas at brunch, or watching crime shows.

485802_4740134701257_1299514418_n Molly Mask has always wanted to write one of these. She is currently studying art at the University of Ottawa. When she isn’t eating, making art or writing you can probably find her watching Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

brie brie Brie Moreno is a sassy visual arts student living in Canada. She enjoys wearing fuzzy sweaters, scribbling with crayons, admiring nature and pretending she is John Waters’ long lost niece. She probably thinks you’re cute and have nice hands. You can find her drawings and photos at

528701_10152124806750109_1881104621_n Sayada Ramdial is a versatile illustrator and graphic artist who enjoys making expressive and sometimes humour-driven images. Her interests include cooking, hiking, long walks on the beach, and being contacted by art directors.

72609_10151445327799198_1344922032_n Jasmin Risk is a quiet Canadian who lives in New York City right now. She makes art and takes selfies.

6251456209_858fa864d8_z Emma Trithart is a freelance illustrator living and working in St. Paul, Minnesota. In her free time she likes to talk about what to eat for breakfast and watch Frasier, preferably at the same time.


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