Kristina Marie Blanton is the former editor of Thick With Conviction and co-founder and co-editor of Decompression. She is a proud Baltimore Ravens fan and currently calls New York City home. She doesn't sleep very much.
Taylor Copeland is a poet from Eastern Pennsylvania. Her poems have recently appeared in Hobo Camp Review, Thick With Conviction, Chantarelle's Notebook, Drown In My Own Fears and The Active Voice. In 2010, she was nominated twice for Best of the Net and also was nominated for Best of the Web. She founded the online poetry zine Decompression and served as co-editor. She loves the band Paramore, reads obsessively, likes pink things, drinks too much coffee, drives aimlessly and falls in love too easily. She is unashamed of all of it.