We at Nightingale & Sparrow want to highlight our contributors over time. We’ll list all contributors here—each of their pages links to any and all pieces they’ve published with N&S.
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Alannah Radburn Poetry Contributor Alannah Radburn is a queer witch living in Ottawa, Ontario. She likes to drink tea inRead more.
Alenne Nichols Poetry Contributor Allene Nichols lives in Dallas, Texas, where she teaches at Richland College and at the UniversityRead more.
Anca Vlasopolos Poetry Contributor Anca Vlasopolos published the award-winning novel The New Bedford Samurai; the award-winning memoir No Return Address:Read more.
Anna Teresa Slater
Anna Teresa Slater Poetry Contributor Anna Teresa Slater is a high school literature and drama teacher from Iloilo, Philippines, and aRead more.
Anne White Poetry Contributor Anne White is a photographer, poet, and lifelong activist. After retiring from her photography career, sheRead more.
Annette Gagliardi Poetry Contributor Annette has poetry published or forthcoming in the Gideon Poetry Review, OWS Ink LLC, Dreamers CreativeRead more.
Archana Sridhar Poetry Contributor Archana Sridhar is an Indian-American poet and university administrator living in Toronto, Canada. A graduate ofRead more.
Breanne Weber Poetry Contributor Breanne Weber is a 31 year old poet residing in Central Florida with her husband andRead more.
Brian John Yule
Brian John Yule Poetry Contributor Brian Yule is a writer & musician who hails originally from County Durham in theRead more.
Brielle Epoh Photography Contributor Born in the Deep South, it didn’t take the Alabama native long to realize she hadRead more.
C. M. Lanning
C. M. Lanning Poetry Contributor C. M. Lanning is a transgender journalist in Fayetteville, Arkansas. She has been published inRead more.
Carl Alexandersson Poetry Contributor Carl Alexandersson is a queer writer and performance poet. He is currently pursuing his undergraduate degreeRead more.
Catherine Thoms Fiction Contributor Catherine Thoms is a Brooklyn-based writer, bookseller, and Goldfish cracker enthusiast. Her work has recently appearedRead more.
Christina Ciufo Poetry Contributor Christina Ciufo is a passionate writer in poetry, short stories, flash fictions, fables, and completing herRead more.
Clare Chai Poetry Contributor Clare Chai is a writer who lives and breathes Hong Kong, and hopes to write aboutRead more.
Cynthia Gallaher Poetry Contributor Cynthia Gallaher, a Chicago-based poet, is the author of four poetry collections, including Epicurean Ecstasy: MoreRead more.
Daniel Hinds Poetry Contributor Daniel Hinds won the Poetry Society’s Timothy Corsellis Young Critics Prize 2018 and was shortlisted forRead more.
December Lace Creative Nonfiction Contributor December Lace is a former professional wrestler and pinup model from Chicago. She is aRead more.
Diandra Holmes Poetry Contributor Diandra Holmes has lived in the Midwest for most of her life. She graduated from ButlerRead more.
Donna J. Gelagotis Lee
Donna J. Gelagotis Lee Poetry Contributor Donna J. Gelagotis Lee is the author of two award-winning collections, Intersection on NeptuneRead more.
Donna Vitucci Fiction Contributor Donna Vitucci’s stories, poems, and creative nonfiction have been published in print and online since 1990.Read more.
Dorian J. Sinnott
Dorian J. Sinnott Fiction Contributor Dorian J. Sinnott is a graduate of Emerson College’s Writing, Literature, and Publishing program, currentlyRead more.
Edward Higgins Poetry Contributor Ed Higgins’ poems and short fiction have appeared in various print and online journals including: Monkeybicycle,Read more.
Elizabeth Kemball Poetry Contributor Elizabeth Kemball is a writer and illustrator whose work has featured in Black Bough, Re-Side, IcebergRead more.
Elizabeth York Dickinson
Elizabeth York Dickinson Photography Contributor Elizabeth York Dickinson received her MFA in writing from Sarah Lawrence College. Her poetry andRead more.
Elle Danbury Photography Contributor Elle Danbury has had her photographs published in Barren Magazine, Cauldron Anthology, littledeathlit, Turnpike Magazine, HoneyRead more.
Emma Sims Poetry Contributor A deaf and queer scientist from Nottingham; eternally stressed and in need of either coffee orRead more.
Erich von Hungen
Erich von Hungen Poetry Contributor Erich von Hungen is a writer from San Francisco, California. His writing has appeared inRead more.
Gaby Bedetti Poetry Contributor Gaby Bedetti’s poems appear in Italian Americana, North Dakota Quarterly, Still: The Journal, and elsewhere. HerRead more.
Ginger Dehlinger Poetry Contributor Ginger Dehlinger writes in multiple genres. Her poetry and short stories have appeared in numerous journalsRead more.
Glenn Bach Poetry Contributor Glenn Bach lives and works in Southern California, with brief stints in Milwaukee and Brooklyn. HisRead more.
Grace Alice Evans
Grace Alice Evans Poetry Contributor Grace Alice Evans is a non-binary, neurodivergent poet based in Staffordshire, UK. She is currentlyRead more.
H.E. Grahame Poetry Contributor H.E. Grahame is a writer, poet with work featured in Brave Voices, Z Publishing House’s EmergingRead more.
Hannah Fischer Photography Contributor Hannah Fischer is a photographer, writer, and librarian who enjoys clapping on the down beat. HerRead more.
Hannah Skewes Poetry Contributor Hannah Skewes is a poet, essayist, photographer, multimedia storyteller, publication designer and shameless jaywalker based inRead more.
Heather Sager Poetry Contributor Heather Sager’s poetry is forthcoming in Umbrella Factory Magazine and CircleShow, and has recently appeared inRead more.
Hibah Shabkhez Creative Nonfiction Contributor Hibah Shabkhez is a writer of the half-yo literary tradition, an erratic language-learning enthusiast, aRead more.
J V Birch
J V Birch Poetry Contributor J V Birch lives in Adelaide. Her poems have been published in anthologies, journals andRead more.
J.S. Watts Fiction Contributor J.S. Watts is a poet and novelist. Her poetry, short stories and nonfiction appear inRead more.
James G. Piatt
James G. Piatt Poetry Contributor James is the author of four collections of poetry, Solace Between the Lines (2019), LightRead more.
Jane Dougherty Poetry Contributor Jane Dougherty lives and works in rural southwest France. Her home is surrounded by fields andRead more.
Jasmine Arch Poetry Contributor Poet, writer, and narrator Jasmine Arch lives in a rural little corner of Belgium with fourRead more.
Jason B. Crawford
Jason B. Crawford Poetry Contributor Jason B. Crawford is black, bi-poly-queer, and a damn force of nature. In addition toRead more.
Jason Whitt Poetry Contributor Jason Whitt is an emerging poet and author who is currently writing for his first collectionRead more.
Jenny Robb Poetry Contributor Jenny lives in Liverpool UK and has been writing poetry since her teens but only seriouslyRead more.
Jessica Siobhan Frank
Jessica Siobhan Frank Poetry Contributor Jessica Siobhan Frank is a graduate of McNeese State University’s MFA program. Her work hasRead more.
Jim Hanson Poetry Contributor Jim Hanson is a retired Senior Researcher at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, where he worked and taughtRead more.
Jo Angela Edwins
Jo Angela Edwins Poetry Contributor Jo Angela Edwins has published poems in various journals and anthologies and has also publishedRead more.
Jordan Brown Creative nonfiction Contributor Jordan Brown received an MA in Creative Writing from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, whereRead more.
Karin Hedetniemi Photography Contributor Karin lives by the sea in Victoria, Canada where she photographs everyday beauty and writes aboutRead more.
Karla Linn Merrifield
Karla Linn Merrifield Poetry Contributor Karla Linn Merrifield has had 700+ poems appear in dozens of journals and anthologies. SheRead more.
Kate Garrett Poetry Contributor Kate Garrett writes and edits. Her poetry is widely published, has been nominated for Best ofRead more.
Katelyn Darrow Poetry Contributor Katelyn Darrow is a multimedia journalist currently residing in Los Angeles, CA. Works in Nightingale &Read more.
KB Ballentine Poetry Contributor KB Ballentine’s sixth collection, The Light Tears Loose, appeared this summer with Blue Light Press. PublishedRead more.
Kim Ann Poetry Contributor Kim Ann is a mother, poet, and lover of dreams. She has been published in TwistedRead more.
Kim Malinowski Poetry Contributor Kim Malinowski earned her B.A. from West Virginia University and her M.F.A. from American University. SheRead more.
Larissa Reid Fiction Contributor A former English teacher turned freelance science writer, Larissa has written poetry and prose regularly forRead more.
Larry Blazek Poetry Contributor Larry Blazek was born in Northern Indiana, but moved to the southern part because the climateRead more.
Lauren Boisvert Poetry Contributor Lauren Boisvert is a writer from Florida. Her work has been featured online and in printRead more.
Lavinia Kumar Poetry Contributor Lavinia Kumar’s books are The Skin and Under (Word Tech, 2015), and The Celtic Fisherman’s Wife:Read more.
Marcelle Newbold Poetry Contributor Marcelle Newbold loves poetry as a way of exploring inner digressions. She addresses the unexceptional asRead more.
Margaret King Poetry Contributor Margaret King is a Wisconsin author who enjoys penning poetry, short stories, and novellas. Her recentRead more.
Marianne Brems Poetry Contributor Marianne Brems is a long time writer of textbooks, but also loves to write whimsical poems.Read more.
Marie A. Bailey
Marie A. Bailey Creative Nonfiction Contributor Marie A Bailey has been published online in The Disappointed Housewife, 50-Word Stories, andRead more.
Marielle Songy Poetry Contributor Marielle Songy (she/her) is a writer living in New Orleans. She’s a small-time journalist by trade,Read more.
Mário Santos Poetry Contributor Mário Santos lives in Lisbon, Portugal. Coming from languages and arts but passionate for the newRead more.
Mark A. McCutcheon
Mark A. McCutcheon Poetry Contributor Mark A. McCutcheon teaches English literature at Athabasca University. Mark’s poems appear in literary magazinesRead more.
Marsha Leigh Photography Contributor Marsha Leigh is a featured artist with Corel Painter software. Her nonfiction writing has appeared inRead more.
Martina Rimbaldo Poetry Contributor Martina Rimbaldo is a 28-year-old woman who lives and works in Croatia. She always has aRead more.
Max Eichelberger Fiction Contributor Max was born in Palm Springs, CA and went to school at the University of SanRead more.
Megha Sood Poetry Contributor Megha Sood lives in Jersey City, New Jersey. She is a contributing author at GoDogGO Cafe, Candles Online,Read more.
Mel D. Sullivan
Mel D. Sullivan Fiction Contributor Mel D. Sullivan is a writer, attorney and a winner of the 2018 Bucks County Short FictionRead more.
Melodie Jones Poetry Contributor Melodie Jones is a twenty-two-year-old Ball State University graduate. She majored in English Education and minoredRead more.
Merril D. Smith
Merril D. Smith Poetry Contributor Merril D. Smith is an independent scholar with a Ph.D. in American History and numerousRead more.
Michael Estabrook Poetry Contributor Michael Estabrook has been publishing his poetry in the small press since the 1980s. Hopefully withRead more.
Michael Maul Poetry Contributor Michael Maul lives in Bradenton, Florida. His poems have previously appeared in numerous literary publications andRead more.
miss macross Creative Nonfiction Contributor miss macross is a Pittsburgh-based writer, witch, and painter. She is influenced by spacecraft, witchcraft, and personalRead more.
Mitchell G. Roshannon
Mitchell G. Roshannon Creative nonfiction Contributor Mitchell G. Roshannon is a recently graduated student from Susquehanna University with a degreeRead more.
MJ Moore Poetry Contributor MJ Moore lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. She has been a technical writer andRead more.
Mollie Williamson Fiction Contributor Mollie Williamson attended Saint Mary’s College of California double majoring in Art History and Women’s StudiesRead more.
Nate Maxson Poetry Contributor Nate Maxson is a writer and performance artist. The author of several collections of poetry, heRead more.
Naya Jackson Poetry Contributor Naya Jackson is an aspiring poet from South Carolina. She is currently working on her BARead more.
Neha Maqsood Poetry Contributor Neha Maqsood is a journalist who has written for multiple publications ranging from but not limitedRead more.
Nicola Ashbrook Fiction Contributor Nicola Ashbrook is a new writer from the north-west of England. She is supposed to beRead more.
Nikkin Rader Poetry Contributor Nikkin Rader has degrees in poetry, gender & sexuality studies, anthropology, philosophy, and other humanities andRead more.
Oliver Schopfer Photography Contributor Olivier Schopfer lives in Geneva, Switzerland. He likes to capture the moment in haiku and photography.Read more.
Patricia Budd Poetry Contributor Patricia Budd, a Navy Brat, grew up reading everything in sight, including lots of Science Fiction.Read more.
Paul Bluestein Poetry Contributor Paul Bluestein is a physician (done practicing), a blues musician (still practicing) and a dedicated ScrabbleRead more.
Peter Wood Poetry Contributor Peter Wood is a social science researcher most recently based in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. His workRead more.
Pranav Yadav Poetry Contributor Pranav, a 20-year-old “awkward dad friend”, describes himself as a professional procrastinator. He’s the friendly nerd,Read more.
Prem Sylvester Poetry Contributor Prem Sylvester is an Indian writer whose work has appeared in Memoir Mixtapes, Rigorous, Rising Phoenix Review,Read more.
Preston Smith Poetry Contributor Preston Smith is a senior at Bowling Green State University where he studies English Literature. PrestonRead more.
Prithiva Sharma Poetry Contributor Prithiva Sharma is a student from India, juggling boredom and procrastination. Her life is at anRead more.
RC deWinter Poetry Contributor RC deWinter’s poetry is anthologized in Uno: A Poetry Anthology (Verian Thomas, 2002), New York CityRead more.
Rick Blum Poetry Contributor Rick Blum has been chronicling life’s vagaries through essays and poetry for more than 30 yearsRead more.
Rochelle L. Harris Cox
Rochelle L. Harris Cox Poetry Contributor Rochelle L. Harris Cox is from Northwest Georgia where she currently teaches writing andRead more.
Samantha Godwin Poetry Contributor Samantha Godwin is a graduate of Mercer University and current student at Kennesaw State University’s MastersRead more.
Stephen Jackson Poetry Contributor Stephen Jackson lives and writes in the Pacific Northwest. He has authored multiple chapbooks, including FifteenRead more.
Steve Deutsch Poetry Contributor Steve Deutsch lives in State College, PA. His recent publications have or will appear in EveningRead more.
Stuart Buck Poetry Contributor Stuart Buck is a poet and author living in north Wales. His debut collection of poetry,Read more.
T.M. Semrad Creative Nonfiction Contributor T.M. Semrad writes across and among genres in Los Angeles. Her writing has appeared inRead more.
Thomas Zimmerman Poetry Contributor Thomas Zimmerman teaches English, directs the Writing Center, and edits The Big Windows Review—thebigwindowsreview.com at WashtenawRead more.
Tony Press Fiction Contributor Tony Press often quotes Chief Broom: “But it’s the truth even if it didn’t happen.” HeRead more.
Tori Eberle Poetry Contributor Tori Eberle is a writer based out of Brooklyn, NY. She lives with her dog, cat,Read more.
Visar Poetry Contributor Author of Daylight, a microchapbook published by Ghost City Press 2018, Visar writes poems that have appeared on isacousticRead more.
W. Rebecca Wood
W. Rebecca Wood Poetry Contributor W. Rebecca Wood lives in Boise, Idaho with her husband Bruce. Their five adult childrenRead more.
Whitney Hansen Poetry Contributor Whitney Hansen is a writer teaching English to teenagers, who allegedly say she’s pretty cool. SheRead more.
Wilda Morris Poetry Contributor Wilda Morris, Workshop Chair of Poets and Patrons of Chicago and a past President of theRead more.
William Conelly Poetry Contributor After military service William Conelly took both Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in English at UC SantaRead more.
William Doreski Poetry Contributor William Doreski has published three critical studies and several collections of poetry. His work has appearedRead more.
Zoe Mitchell Poetry Contributor Zoe Mitchell is a widely-published poet whose work has been featured in a number of magazinesRead more.
Zoe Philippou Photography Contributor Zoe is a writer and photographer who dabbles in whatever she thinks can be used toRead more.