J.D. Thornton is a writer living in Bloomington, IN. His short stories and essays have appeared or are forthcoming in The Ryder, Blue Lake Review, Under the Gum Tree, and Killjoy Magazine. You can find him on Twitter @joethelion23 or at jdthornton.tumblr.com
Soup is an editorial intern who enjoys many pets. His hobbies include shedding, nonchalance followed by intense bouts of enthusiasm, salivating over the birds outside the window, and occasionally gnawing on J.D. Thornton's hand. He runs a successful podcast about window-focused sunbathing.