James is originally from Miami, Florida. He is in his third year at the City College of New York’s Creative Writing MFA program. He holds a B.A. from Florida State University in Creative Writing. He currently resides in Harlem.
Diana is originally from the Bay Area, California and is in her first year at City College of New York’s Creative Writing MFA program. She holds two B.A.’s from Northwestern University for Environmental Science and Asian American Studies. In 2017, she made her debut as a playwright with Tears at the Margins, based on oral history interviews of residents in Oakland California’s Chinatown. She currently works and lives in the Bronx.