Janel Brubaker recently graduated from Clackamas Community College with her Associates in English and Creative Writing. She worked as a student assistant editor for the Clackamas Literary Review for the 2015 and 2016 editions. She has been published in Sick Lit Magazine, Ancient Paths Online, The Bella Online Literary Review, Heartbeat Literary Journal, Crab Fat Magazine, and Dark Fire Fiction. She will soon be published in Linden Avenue Literary Journal. Janel is currently pursuing a B.A. in Creative Writing from Marylhurst University, and lives in Oregon with her husband and their six pets.