Founder / Managing Editor-in-Chief

Kaitlynn McShea is a teacher and writer from Indianapolis. In 2019, she graduated with her MA in Creative Writing from the University of Limerick with first class honors. She is currently a first-year PhD student in English Literature at Ball State University. Alongside her academic career, she is an avid Pilates instructor and student. She has work published in MYTHIC Magazine, Literary Orphans, Silver Apples Magazine, The Remington Review, and more. This is her eighth year of teaching.

Discover more at: kaitlynnmcshea.wordpress.com


Founder / Poetry & Nonfiction Editor

Paige Wyatt is a teacher, writer, poet, and paranormal enthusiast. She’s excited to return to HLWW after a brief hiatus to help with nonfiction and poetry submissions. She is looking for fresh voices from BIPOC and LGBTQIA2+ writers. In her free time, she plays acoustic guitar (poorly) and reads tarot. She is also the co-host of a paranormal podcast and investigates strange phenomena with her husband.

See more at paigewyattwrites.wordpress.com


Art & Fiction Editor

Jennifer Delgadillo is a Mexican-American writer and artist living in the Near Eastside of Indianapolis. Her arts writing and illustration have appeared in NUVO, HUMANIZE Magazine and Sky Blue Window. Her work has also appeared in PATTERN Magazine, ASYMMETRY and ABSTRACT by PRINTtEXT, Classical Music Indy’s NOTE Magazine, and The Indiana Review. She published her first fiction story with the Heartland Society of Women Writers.

Storytelling and community are at the heart of all of Delgadillo’s work. Since 2016 she has organized a community film festival for first-time filmmakers in the Near Eastside that lasted two years, film screenings for independent filmmakers, a book club that met for a year and a half, and now a reading series that features local writers and improv performers with artist Brent Aldrich. She has a BFA in painting from Herron School of Art + Design and is currently pursuing her MFA in Creative Fiction at Butler University.


Founder / Editorial Designer

Tiffany is an author, editor, and work-from-home mom. In her career, she’s passionate about uplifting the diverse voices and experiences of women through their writing. Tiffany works currently as the Digital Editor for @theCityMoms, a boutique brand for the modern mom. Personally, she enjoys reading and writing gothic horror while exploring all that Indianapolis has to offer.