Writing for today’s world

Bridge Eight is a nonprofit literary organization that serves its community and the literary community at-large by publishing works that transform and connect. For us, that means featuring accessible prose and poetry that speaks to life as we know it today.


Jessica Hatch
Managing Editor

Caleb Sarvis
Senior Fiction Editor

Jennifer Bundy
Senior Poetry Editor

Wendy Hill 
Senior Nonfiction Editor

Jared Rypkema

Sean Tucker

Riley Manning
Fiction Editor

Editorial Assistants
Kalee Ball
Ana Shaw

Guest Editorial

William Trowbridge
& Rebecca Lee 
Issue 6 | Archetypes

Tiffany Melanson
& Agatha French
Issue 4 | Breathing Life

Teri Youmans Grimm
& Melanie Manuel
Issue 2 | Springtime

Jeff Parker
& Erica Dawson
Issue 5 | Out of Orbit

Laura McCullough
& Melanie Manuel
Issue 3 | Diversions

Jackie Hutchins
& David Gehler
Issue 1 | Beginnings

Cover Artists

Jared Wright
Issue 6

Kristina Boothe
Issue 4

Sean Tucker
Issue 2

Jeremy Geddes 
Issue 5

Christopher Rypkema 
Issue 3

Karen Kurycki 
Issue 1

Board Members

Emma Pulley

Anastasia Arbatskiy
Community Development

Creative Partners

Mockshop Music Exchange

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