our team

Roy Karp, Managing Editor: Roy is an educator, freelance writer, and co-owner of Rozzie Bound, an indie bookstore in Boston, Massachusetts (USA). He is a columnist for the Dorchester Reporter and has a personal writing site called The Unbroken Circle. He also has extensive experience in secondary education as a classroom teacher, curriculum designer, and school leader.

Danielle Levac, Essays Editor: Danielle is a physical therapist and an assistant professor at Northeastern University. While most of her writing these days is scientific in nature, creative writing has been a hobby since childhood. She lives with her husband and 2 children in Jamaica Plain, MA. Her creative writing has appeared in the New York Times.

Andrew Brilliant, Fiction Editor: Andy a photographer, writer, estate agent, husband, father, uncle, brother, son in law and strives to be a much better friend to all his friends. His work has been published in many venues for some time now. You can see some of his photos online at  the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and the Harvard Art Museums. You can follow him on Instagram at andrewbrilliantpictures.

Andrea Fleck Clardy, Plays Editor: Andrea worked in small press publishing and wrote all kinds of things, including a newspaper column, a children’s book, and a calendar about remarkable American women until she moved to Boston twenty years ago.  Then she started writing plays.  Her short plays have been widely produced and anthologized.  Longer plays include one now in revision about young climate activists.  She is hunkered down in Jamaica Plain with one husband, one granddaughter, and two cats.