Staff

Nathan Leatherman is a senior at North Central College majoring in English with a literature focus. He spends his days reading books, braiding his hair, and relaxing next to bubbling brooks. His goal in life is to own a private library/dog hotel.

Michaela Daly is a senior at North Central College majoring in English with a writing focus and journalism. She spends most of her time reading, travelling, meditating, and practicing a sustainable lifestyle. She hopes to one day write a collection of short stories, but will be content getting any job that involves writing and not serving food.

Heather Wrzesinski is a senior at North Central College majoring in English with a literature focus. She is an assistant editor for 30 N., loves to read, watch sports, and drink Dunkin’ Donuts coffee. She plans on getting a career in editing or publishing after graduation.  


Kate Haley is a junior at North Central College where she studies English Writing and Organizational Communication. When she is not spouting off random facts about anything and everything, she fills her time with reading copious amounts of books and writing novels that will hopefully become best-sellers (or at the best, sellers).

Maya “Clover” Rothman is a senior at North Central College. She is a Philosophy major, and an English minor. She enjoys writing poetry, Persian food, and being happy. She is a mental health advocate and strives to make the world a better place.

Alex Stich is currently a senior at North Central College majoring in IMS and minoring in Film Studies. His interests include being an amateur filmmaker and writer. He also hopes to one day this year finish his short film and his book. 

Tatiana Guerrero is a senior at North Central College pursuing an English writing degree. She loves curling up on the couch with a good thriller novel and a hot cup of coffee. After graduation she hopes to pursue a career in publishing.

Lisa Stegeman is a junior student at North Central College in Naperville, IL. She is an English Studies major with a focus in creative writing. She enjoys writing and performing music, reading, watching movies, and hiking. She intends to become a writer and editor after college. 

Kevin Deiber is a junior at North Central studying English and speech communication. He likes dew, public radio, and all six seasons of The Sopranos. He is currently writing his first full-length play and is putting together a radio show for the college’s station: 89.1 WONC.  

Jake Runnion is a senior studying Graphic Design at North Central College. In his spare time he likes to run, draw, and write. His favorite movie is Pacific Rim, his favorite song is “Formation” by Beyoncé.

Kaitlin Koncilja is a junior at North Central College majoring in Psychology and Sociology. She enjoys Japanese, video editing, and writing poetry. She hopes to work in criminal research while still finding time for her other passions.

Tiara Hawkins is a junior at North Central College majoring in English degree with a minor in East Asian Studies. When she is not in school or working, she enjoys reading, binging Netflix shows, and playing with her pet chinchillas and rabbit. She aspires to travel and share her experiences with the world.

Kylee Morrison is a senior at North Central College pursuing an English degree with a writing focus. She likes to write and paint during her spare time. Upon graduating she plans on finishing and publishing her novels.