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here at sinkhole, we’re explorers, not explainers – our goal is to chart the world's complexities, to resist the echo chamber, and to engage in the difficult work of empathy.

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eric fershtman, editor

work in Soapbox, Seneca Review, BULL, and elsewhere. democritus lover, sock connoisseur.

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madison bernath,  managing editor

work in the Orlando Sentinel, The Drunken Odyssey, and McSweeney's Internet Tendency. devoted consumer of coffee, carbonara, and stories.

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brendon barnes, culture editor

work in Portland Review, Bayou Magazine, and elsewhere. currently listening to a podcast instead of recording a podcast. cast iron game: immaculate.

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allison pinkerton, creative editor

work in Image, and online at The Pinch, Ploughshares, and elsewhere. 2017 Kathy Fish Fellow at Smokelong Quarterly.

 
 
 
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rachel kolman, contributing editor, culture

work in Cosmopolitan, Elle, Bustle, and elsewhere. has watched every season of the Real World/Road Rules challenge. give her your Westworld fan theories.

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nickalus rupert, contributing editor, creative

work  in Pleiades, Passages North, The Literary Review, elsewhere. associate editor of Mississippi Review, washed-up drummer. 

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sean ironman, design editor

work in The Writer's Chronicle, Nashville Review, Redivider, and elsewhere. PhD candidate at the University of Missouri-Columbia.