Shareen Mansfield is the author of “Compromised Field,” a poem found in text messages. She can always be found On the Verge. She stands at the edge in writing and life. Discover her work and you discover her.
Shawna Ayoub is an essayist, fiction writer, poet and instructor with an MFA in creative writing from Indiana University. Some of her work has been published in The Manifest-Station, Role Reboot, [wherever], The Huffington Post, The Oxford Review and Exit 7. Her writing explores the intersections of race, place and survivorship. She writes with honesty about her own experience in order to transform pain.