Sarah Renee Beach
Member Services Manager / Digital Media Manager
J Evan Parks (he/him/his) is a writer and creative currently living in Austin, TX. He is a graduate from the University of Texas at Austin, where he studied both English and Japanese, and was inducted into the Japanese National Honor Society in 2020. While at UT, he was the Head Writer and Executive Producer of the show Down to Film on the University’s student-run television channel, TSTV. In his spare time, you can find him re-watching old sitcoms or dreaming up critical analyses of the Rocky franchise.
Lore Arnold (they/them/theirs) is a recent graduate of the University of Texas at Austin with an Honors B.S. Geology and a B.S.A. Chemistry degree. They minored in English and have a Certificate with Honors in Creative Writing. As a writer, they are currently adapting their undergraduate thesis in creative writing – Yours is the Earth – into a novella. In their free time, they run a fifth edition D&D campaign, play board games with friends, and excitedly expound about media analysis. Their favorite genre is hopepunk, an emerging speculative fiction style that focuses on humanity’s capacity for kindness.
Special Projects Intern
Caverlee Dahill is a sophomore English and Sustainability studies major at the University of Texas at Austin. She is a passionate short story and prose writer, and is interested in combining climate justice with creative fiction. Caverlee is a native Austinite, and in her free time she can be found exploring local independent book and gaming stores.
Bella Guzman (she/her/hers) is a senior at Yale University majoring in English with a concentration in Creative Writing. She is from Corpus Christi, Texas and desperately misses the Texas heat (especially during the Northeast’s brutal winter). When she is not reading or writing, you can find Bella watching trashy romcoms or even trashier early 2010s teen shows.
Tamara will complete her Bachelor of Journalism degree and a certificate in Creative Writing this Spring 2024 from the University of Texas at Austin. She has found her love for audio journalism and writing creative non-fiction while attending UT. In her free time, she enjoys tending to her plants, spending time with friends and family, and painting scenery.