KIM is the author of Maybe I’ll Learn: Snapshots of a Novice Mom and director of Red Oak Writing. Her work has appeared at Grey Sparrow Journal, Full of Crow and Staccato Fiction as well as earning awards from the Wisconsin Writers’ Association’s Jade Ring and Lindemann Humor Contests. You can listen to Kim read her work at WUWM 89.7 on the Lake Effect Program. To learn more about her writing, visit kimsuhr.com. She holds an MFA from the Solstice program at Pine Manor College where she was the Dennis Lehane Fellow in Fiction.
Robert Vaughan has lead the Friday morning roundtable for over ten years. In addition, he teaches workshops in hybrid writing, poetry, fiction, and hike/ write. He has facilitated these at locations like Red Oak Writing, Alverno College, UWM, Fox Valley Technical School, JMWW (online), The Clearing and Mabel Dodge Luhan House in Taos. He was a finalist for the Gertrude Stein Award for Fiction twice (2013, 2014). His short fiction, ‘A Box’ will appear in the Best Small Fictions 2016 (Queen’s Ferry Press). Vaughan is the author of four books: Microtones (Cervena Barva Press, 2012); Diptychs + Triptychs + Lipsticks + Dipshits (Deadly Chaps, 2013); Addicts & Basements (CCM, 2014). His newest, RIFT, is a flash fiction collection co-authored with Kathy Fish (Unknown Press, 2015). He blogs at www.robert-vaughan.com.