Paul Asta Fear No Lit

Paul Asta


Paul Asta was born in South Korea. He is a bookbinder and writer from the Chicago Suburbs, currently he resides in Cork, Ireland studying Creative Writing at University College Cork on a Fulbright. You can find out more at: and follow him on twitter @impossipaul.

Tasha Coryell Fear no lit

Tasha Coryell

Writers Watching Sports
Tasha Coryell is originally from Minnesota, home of some of the worst sports losses in history. She now lives, writes, and runs in Tuscaloosa, Alabama where she rolls with the Crimson Tide every Saturday in the fall. More from Tasha can be found at
James Figy Fear No Lit

James Figy

Fail Better

James Figy is a writer from Indianapolis and MFA candidate at Minnesota State University, Mankato. He has two cats, two rabbits, and an amateurish collection of Duke Ellington LPs. His creative work has appeared in Midwestern Gothic, Punchnel’s, and the anthology Bad Jobs & Bullshit. Follow him @JAFigy.

Megan Giddings Fear No Lit

Megan Giddings


Megan Giddings is co-Fiction Editor of The Offing. Her work has been recently published or is forthcoming in Arts & Letters, Black Warrior Review, Columbia Journal, and Pleiades. More about her can be found at

Molly Mary O'Brien

Molly Mary O’Brien

Tweet Genius

Molly Mary O’Brien is a writer / video producer / human bagel from Vermont, living in Brooklyn. She’s had fiction published in places like PANK, Paper Darts, and Maudlin House, and she writes custom fiction for friends and strangers at Dedication Magazine.

Erin Dorney fear no lit

Erin Dorney

Co-founder + Visual Interviews

Erin Dorney is a co-founder of FEAR NO LIT and poetry editor for Third Point Press. She holds a MA in Creative Writing from West Chester University; a MS in Library and Information Studies from Syracuse University; and a dual BA in Communication/Journalism and English from St. John Fisher College. Erin’s work has appeared in Day One, Paper Darts, Witch Craft Magazine, Wyvern Lit, Split Lip Magazine, and Hobart, among other magazines and journals. Currently based in Minnesota, Erin is a freelance writer and marketing consultant covering food trends, small business, tourism, literature, and the arts. Follow Erin at @edorney or learn more at

tyler barton fear no lit

Tyler Barton

Co-founder + Loose Change

Tyler Barton is a fiction editor for Blue Earth Review, an editorial intern for Sundress Publications, and a blogger for The Rumpus. His stories can be found in Midwestern Gothic, Hobart, Monkeybicycle, Smokelong Quarterly, and NANO Fiction. Find more at Follow him @goftyler.