Rafael Reyna

RAFAEL REYNA (“Ecrasez l’infame”), was born August 12, 1984 in  Washington DC. He found inspiration for his Philly-based novel, The Pilgrim, behind the white veranda in Fairmount Park. He came to Philly in 2003, homeless, very much alone, and suffering from stomach problems.…

Jon Petruschke

JON PETRUSCHKE (“Bragging about Annie”) has previously been published in Poetic Hours; Paper Wasp; Waterways: Poetry in the Mainstream; Children; Churches and Daddies; and the poetry anthology In Our Own Words: Generation X Poetry. Jon was born and raised in the Philadelphia area and now resides…