About the Hosts


Alexandra Rowland is the author of A CONSPIRACY OF TRUTHS (2018) and A CHOIR OF LIES (forthcoming, September 2019) and, occasionally, a bespoke seamstress under the stern supervision of their feline quality control manager. They hold a degree in world literature, mythology, and folklore from Truman State University, and they are one of three hosts of the podcasts World Building for Masochists and the Hugo Award-nominated Be the Serpent.

Find them on TwitterTumblr, and Instagram, or at www.alexandrarowland.net They are represented by Britt Siess of Martin Literary Management.


Rowenna Miller, a self-professed nerd from the Midwest, is the author of fantasy novels TORN and FRAY. When she's not writing, she enjoys trespasses while hiking and recreating historical textiles.

Find her on Twitter, Instagram, or at www.rowennamiller.com


Marshall Ryan Maresca is a fantasy and science-fiction writer, author of the Maradaine Saga: Four parallel series set amid the bustling streets and crime-ridden districts of the exotic city called Maradaine.  This includes THE THORN OF DETONHILL, A MURDER OF MAGES, THE HOLVER ALLEY CREW, and THE WAY OF THE SHIELD. His work also appeared in Norton Anthology of Hint Fiction and Rick Klaw’s anthology Rayguns Over Texas. He also has had several short plays produced.

Find him on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and at http://mrmaresca.com/