Editorial Team

RM Ambrose – Editor

RM Ambrose is a writer of Science Fiction and Fantasy, and currently serves as Assistant Fiction Editor (and sometimes producer and narrator) at the Hugo Award winning StarShipSofa podcast. He attended Taos Toolbox in 2017 and is an Affiliate Member of Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA).

He is also Director of Web Services at Loma Linda University Health. RM has worked for non-profit organizations his entire professional career, and volunteers on the Finance Committees for multiple non-profits (including SFWA).

A lifelong Quaker and pacifist, his speculative essay about inventing rituals in Quakerism, “A Pacifist’s Coming of Age” appears in the February 2015 issue of Friends Journal.

RM draws on his background in Anthropology and Linguistics, music, world travel, Aikido, cycling, and careers in Information Technology, Banking and Higher Education. He speaks Spanish and Tagalog (Filipino), and has a particular interest in the cultures of Latin America and East Asia. He occasionally blogs at Liminal.IT.

Aidan Doyle – Assistant Editor

Aidan Doyle is an Australian editor and writer. He is the co-editor of the World Fantasy Award nominated Sword and Sonnet, the author of The Writer’s Book of Doubt, and an Associate Editor at PodCastle. He has visited more than 100 countries and his experiences include teaching English in Japan, interviewing ninjas in Bolivia, and going ten-pin bowling in North Korea. http://www.aidandoyle.net @aidan_doyle

C. M. Brennan – Associate Editor

C. M. Brennan lives near Chicago with her husband. When not writing, she has worked as a graphic designer, actor, and director. Her stories have appeared in Dragon Magazine and in various anthologies, and she has written radio drama and roleplay gaming materials. She graduated from Taos Toolbox and is an active member of SFWA and Codex. You can find her online at https://brennancm.wordpress.com/

Stephanie Charette – Associate Editor

Stephanie is a raven-brained science fiction and fantasy nerd from the wilds of Canada. Her stories have appeared in Podcastle and Shimmer Magazine. She’s an alum of Viable Paradise (Go Fifteeners!) and Taos Toolbox 2017. A cat fancier, tea sniffer, and wallflower with a taste for whisky, she’ll be off hoarding office supplies but not before asking you where you got that pen. You can tell her, it’s fine. Just don’t let her borrow it.

Miriah Hetherington – Associate Editor

Miriah enjoys writing, reading, walking her dogs, and volunteering with amazing projects like this one. She attended Taos Toolbox in 2017, is an affiliate member of SFWA, and currently serves on the Clarion West Board of Directors. She/her.

Muffie Humphrey – Associate Editor

Muffie Humphrey is a former securities regulator turned writer. She attended Taos Toolbox in 2017 and has published not only a variety of non-fiction works but also romance, mystery, and fantasy novels as well as science fiction short stories. She can be found online at mlhumphrey.com.