About the Writers

Cariba Fields is a sixteen year old girl from the Midwest, USA. She is usually reading, writing or daydreaming. She has an obsession with cacti and plans to move to a small desert town in Arizona someday. Other things she loves include: unicorns with wings, sunflowers, Native American legends, and s’mores. Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins.” 1 Peter 4:8

Firn Hyde is a nineteen-year-old from Gauteng, South Africa. She spends most of her time teaching people to speak horse and horses to speak person and is officially a hermit. In her down time she enjoys reading the Bible outside and binge-watching Blue Bloods. Writing has been a part of her since she can remember, and Jesus saved her soul in 2011. “I am the Way, the Truth, and the Life; none cometh unto the Father, but by Me.” John 14:6

Erin F. MacPherson is a young, Christian country girl, who is the eldest of seven and is just trying to survive getting her license. She loves animals, music, fantasy and magic, and, of course, writing. “Be ye kindly affectioned one to another in brotherly love.” Romans 12:10

Keziah Cooper is an eighteen year old British nerd who loves to escape her world by writing and reading anything she can get her hands on. Recently, it’s become obvious that God just isn’t going to let go of her so she’s been relearning how to live. She’s headed for a Veterinary Medicine course next year but for now she passes the time by flexing her skills as an amateur actor, flautist and archer. “For I am the Lord your God who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you.” Isaiah 40:13

Tessa Longbons lives with her family in rural Illinois. When she doesn’t have her head in a book, she enjoys writing, cooking, and spending time with friends. She is currently earning a bachelor’s degree in communications from Thomas Edison State University. “God saved you by his grace when you believed. And you can’t take credit for this; it is a gift from God.” Ephesians 2:8

Anjali Kamaleson is a homeschooled fifteen year old who lives in the United States with her parents, brother, two cats, and a pug. When not writing she enjoys ballet, performing with Central Ohio Youth Ballet (a pre-professional ballet company), playing the piano, reading, and listening to her favorite singer, Elvis Presley. “The Lord on high is mightier than the noise of many waters, yea, than the mighty waves of the sea.” Psalms 93:4

Katrina van Oostrum is eighteen years old and lives in South Africa. She is a born-again Christian through the grace of God. She loves old books and movies, tales of heroic deeds, horses, dancing, making music, learning self-defence and red dresses from the 1950’s. She also greatly enjoys contemplating the irony of life. “Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.” Matthew 11:28-30