Morgan Russell (she/her) is the Creative Writing Editor for Marías at Sampaguitas. When she’s not waxing lyrical about the importance of storytelling, she writes poetry that can be found in Rabid Oak, Empty House Press, Apricity Press,The Rush, and mutiny! She is on twitter @conniptionns.
Nazlı Karabıyıkoğlu is the Interview Editor for Marías at Sampaguitas. She is an author from Turkey, enthusiastic traveler, Feminist activist, and Mother of four cats and countless animals all over the world. Full-time resident in Georgia, escaped from the oppression in Turkey. Has 5 published books in Turkish.
For further information: www.nazlikarabiyikoglu.com.
Hailey Marie Saga is a Filipina filmmaker and photographer from Orange County, CA with aspirations to become a family lawyer. She currently is a senior at the Orange County School of the Arts in Santa Ana and studies film and television. Even though most of her weekends are filled with photography and filming, she spends her free time looking up Philippine news, playing The Sims 4, and writing unpublished Disney’s Phineas and Ferb fan fiction. Her Instagrams are @hxilcy and @wonderinkprod.
Kathy Mak is the Poetry Editor for Marías at Sampaguitas. She is an emerging writer based in Vancouver, British Columbia. Her poetry and creative nonfiction have appeared/are forthcoming in The /tƐmz/Review, Marías at Sampaguitas, and Kissing Dynamite. She writes to reflect on her experiences, and to explore the unbounded. She was previously a reader for Marías at Sampaguitas.
Keana Águila Labra [Key-On-Uh • Ah-Gi-La • Law-Bra](she/her) is a poet, essayist, & columnist who resides in the San Francisco Bay Area. She is the Editor-in-Chief of Marías at Sampaguitas. She examines literature & media through a cultural, feminist lens. Knowing the importance of representation, her work is evidence that Filipinx Americans are present in the literary world. She may be found reading, watching anime, or writing in her journal. Her favorite genres are sci-fi thrillers, mysteries, & Westerns. She may be reached at her email or her cell +1 (408) 206-4996.