Tori Truslow is a writer of speculative fiction and poetry who was born in Hong Kong, grew up in Bangkok, and now lives by the sea in England. Her work has sold to Clockwork Phoenix 3, Breaking the Bow: Speculative Fiction Inspired by the Ramayana, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Goblin Fruit and Stone Telling, among others, and she was specially commended in the 2012 James White Award. She was Writer-in-Residence at Shrewsbury International School from 2008 to 2010, which ignited a passion for promoting creativity in education, and she has gone on to deliver workshops for schools, universities, conferences and festivals in Thailand and the UK. Tori has an MA in Writing from the University of Warwick, and during her time there she helped to produce and launch The Draft: Stories from the Warwick MA in Writing.
laire Trévien is a poet and editor who comes from a small seaside town in Brittany. Together with Odette Toilette, she created Penning Perfumes, a widely-acclaimed creative collaboration between perfumers and poets, for which she also edited an anthology of poetry. She is the editor and founder of Sabotage Reviews (http://sabotagereviews.com
) a website promoting and reviewing literary projects living on the edges of the mainstream. Her first pamphlet of poetry, Low-Tide Lottery, was published by Salt in 2011, and her first collection, The Shipwrecked House
, is published by Penned in the Margins.