Jessica Topacio Long was born and raised in Bellingham, WA, and came to Austin after two-year stints in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Spain, and Russia. She is currently a Fiction Fellow at the Michener Center for Writers, where she is working on her first novel.
Matt Rebholz is an artist and educator from Austin, TX where he is a Lecturer at Texas State University and a member of the ICOSA artist's collective. He has shown nationally and internationally, recently exhibiting work at the Southwest School of Art in San Antonio, TX, the Till Richter Museum in Buggenhagen, Germany, the Bulgarian Triennial of Graphic Art in Sofia, Bulgaria, and pump project in Austin, TX. He is currently hard at work on a Psychedelic Sci-Fi/Cosmic Western graphic novel titled The Astronomer.