Editor-in-Chief/Poetry Editor: Michael Hammerle is pursuing his MFA at the University of Arkansas at Monticello where he teaches composition. He holds a BA in English from the University of Florida. He is the founder of Middle House Review. His fiction has been published in The Best Small Fictions 2017 selected by Amy Hempel. His prose and poetry has been published in, or forthcoming from, Split Lip Magazine, Drunk Monkeys, New Flash Fiction Review, New World Writing, the Matador Review, After the Pause, Misfit Magazine, Door Is A Jar, and many more magazines. His lives and writes in Gainesville, FL.

Managing/Prose Editor: Kelly G. Martin is a Ph.D. candidate studying critical theory and videogames at the University of Florida. He holds an M.A. in English from the University of North Florida and a B.A. in English from the University of Florida. He has published academic essays in Swift Studies and The Griot: The Journal of African American Studies. He also has a forthcoming chapter on the works of Amiri Baraka in With Fists Raised: Radical Art, Contemporary Activism, and the Iconoclasm of the Black Arts Movement (Liverpool University Press). His creative writing has appeared in Tea Literary Magazine (University of Florida) and He lives in his hometown of Lake Butler, Florida.

Co Editor: Rebecca Lorenzo is a PhD student at Illinois State University concentrating on Children’s and Young Adult Literature. She holds an M.A. from Illinois State University in English Studies with a concentration in Children’s and Young Adult Literature and a B.A. in English from the University of Florida. Rebecca has edited publications such as the 2018-2019 issue of Polyglossia, through the Lamda Delta chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, and she is currently the managing editor of Illinois State University’s Grassroots Writing Research Journal. Rebecca is extremely excited to put her experience with poetry and fiction to use as a member of Middle House Review.

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