MFA Candidate, University of San Francisco
Kelsey Ahlmark is a MFA candidate at the University of San Francisco. She's a fan of the non-fiction essay, true crime shows, and rescue dogs. She is currently the non-fiction editor for Switchback and an educator in the Bay Area. She received her BA from the University of Arizona. This bio makes her seem like a soft-serve vanilla ice cream cone, so she'd like to reveal that she has a nipple piercing in an effort to not seem so vanilla.
Second year MFA poet at USF. Previously graduated from June Jordan's Poetry for the People Program at UC Berkeley. Work forthcoming in Borderlands, Huizache, The Cortland Review, and others. Born and raised in the Bay Area.
Poet, University of San Francisco
Sage is a Bay Area poet/ writer and MFA candidate at the University of San Francisco. Her work has been published in numerous literary journals and she performs it whenever possible. Recently, she's been interested in the glamour and grit of addiction, and the places where it creeps in unexpectedly.
Rose is currently in her 2nd year the MFA Creative Writing program at the University of San Francisco. She is from Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY and currently lives in Oakland. She is currently on the Litquake Committee and this is her first time reading at Lit Crawl. She is SO EXCITED!
A former college football player, Eric Mueller moved across the country to join USF’s MFA in writing program in 2014,
Colter lives in San Francisco where he is pursuing his MFA in Fiction at the University of San Francisco, and working at The Booksmith. His fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in Persona Magazine, Danse Macabre, and The Thought Erotic. He is working on his first novel.