Issue 22 /// Spring 2018 PUBLISHER & EDITOR Brian Christensen CREATIVE DIRECTOR Amanda Joy Christensen SENIOR WRITERS Renee Cebula Amber G. Christensen-Smith
Devon Trevathan Margarett Waterbury
Shawn Bergeron Colin Blake Jeff Cioletti Brian B. DeFoe Carrie Dow Andrew Faulkner Brett Glick Harry Haller Ashley Hanke Paul Hughes, Ph.D. Tim Knittel Margie A.S. Lehrman
Marbet Lewis Ryan Malkin Jim McCoy John McKee Sebastian Ramirez Kurt A. Rosentrater, Ph.D. Scott Schiller David Schuemann Marc E. Sorini Gary Spedding, Ph.D. Gabe Toth Molly Troupe
ILLUSTRATOR Francesca Cosanti PHOTOGRAPHERS Amanda Joy Christensen Carrie Dow
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