Moss is a literary journal of writing from the Pacific Northwest. Published annually, Moss is dedicated to exploring the intersection of place and creative expression, while exposing the region’s outstanding writers to a broad audience of readers, critics, and publishers. Since its debut issue in the summer of 2014, Moss has received praise for its sharp design, strong editorial hand, and its commitment to supporting new and emerging writers.

Moss was founded by Alex Davis-Lawrence, a filmmaker and creative producer based in Los Angeles, and Connor Guy, a book editor based in New York City. Both were born and raised in Seattle.

Moss is represented for Film/TV by Alexandra Kordas at 42 Management & Productions.

Editors
Connor Guy
Alex Davis-Lawrence

Managing Editor
Alayna Becker

Contributing Editors
Sharma Shields
Michael Chin
M. Allen Cunningham
Elisabeth Sherman
Diana Xin
Steven L. Moore

Poetry Editors
Dujie Tahat
Ashley Toliver
Jalayna Carter
Director of Outreach
Amy Wilson

Creative Director
Alex Davis-Lawrence

Programming Coordinator
Cali Kopczick

Grants Manager
Bethany Hays

Readers
Angelica Lai
Sasheem Silkiss-Hero
Paisley Green
Kimm Stammen
Elissa Favero
Jamie Bails
Jenny Liou

Moss is a subscriber-supported journal. We are particularly grateful to our Supporters—Ariel Basom, Thomas Beck, Alayna Becker, Amy Cash, Breda Davis-Maloney, Joan Flores, Calder Bragdon Fong, Kris Hattori, Bethany Hays, Anastasia Hilton, Wistar Kay, Cali Kopczick, Sandra LeDuc, Maximilian Press, Colleen McMonagle, Steven L. Moore, Jenna Pratt, Tara Roberts, Scablands Books, Julia Schwarz, Thomas Sibley, Maya Sonenberg, Rachel Webber, Gina Williams, and Diana Xin—and to our Patrons—Diann Barry and Mark Guy, Max Boyd, Michael Chan, Alba Conte, Diane Davis, Ilana Davis-Lawrence, Ronnie-Gail Emden, Naomi Gibbs, Joe Grube, Paul Lawrence and Cynthia Jones, Valarie Smith, Amanda Wong, Aria Woods, and Kaye and Robert Woods. To learn more about subscription levels and how you can help support Moss, visit our Patreon.





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