Department: Issue 31

[caption id="attachment_836" align="alignleft" width="200"] Tara Mayer, Graduate Advisor[/caption] Tara Mayer is a writer and editor, specializing in essay and memoir. Her work grapples with queerness, femininity, and mental health through atypical perspectives which serve to hold a mirror to readers like herself, staring down stigmas and approaching questions of identity. If not reading or writing, she can be found listening to David Bowie while smothering her cat with unwanted affection. ID: Tara smiles, surrounded by plants and faerie lights. She wears an orange long sleeved shirt and black pants. She has light olive skin, curly brown hair with a blond streak over her right eye, brown eyes, and glasses.

Tara Mayer

[caption id="attachment_780" align="alignleft" width="200"] Renee Harrison. Cypress Dome Society President and Contributor, Issue 32.[/caption] Renee Harrison is a senior English major. She's worked on several literary magazines, including The Florida Review. When she's not reading and writing, she's either baking cookies or cuddling with her twelve-year-old dog, Romeo. Renee also served as Copy Chief and Creative Nonfiction Reader for Issue 31. ID: Renee Harrison has pale skin and wavy long brown hair and blue eyes. Her hand brushes against her cheek. She wears a gray sweater.

Renee Harrison