Catie Hannigan

is a poet and visual artist from Maine. She has written two chapbooks: What Once Was There Is The Most Beautiful Thing (DIAGRAM 2015) and Water Fragments (Tammy Journal 2017). She received her MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts. Her weekend plans are coffee, poems, and visiting the coast with Laura. You can visit her at

Laura Tran

is from NYC.  She manages XLB - a chinese restaurant in Portland. She received her BS in Women & Gender Studies from University of Oregon. She supports diverse expressions of creativity and discovered her own in the kitchen. Her weekend plans are farmers market, hikes, and visiting the coast. You can visit her at