Ayesha F. Hamid is the founder and Editor-in-Chief at The City Key. Ayesha has an MFA in Creative Writing and MA in Publishing from Rosemont College and an MA in Sociology from Brooklyn College. Her poetry and prose has appeared in Blue Bonnet Review Philly Flash Inferno and Rathalla Review. Ayesha is a lover of cities, big and small.
Elaine Paliatsas-Haughey is The City Key’s Associate Editor. EPH is a writer of small important things and is currently revising a memoir about the year she waited for her heart transplant between 8th and 9th grades. She is the founder of the Scars and Tattoos project. Elaine’s publications include “Whore Tie,” about her immigrant grandfather, and “Blood Bath,” a dark-themed, fairy tale about Elizabeth Bathory. “Whore Tie” was published by Philadelphia Stories and Blood Bath by Philly Flash Inferno.