Our Judges

Ryan C. Bradley

The Contest Committee Chair (The Triple C)


Ryan C. Bradley's work has been in The Missouri Review, The Rumpus, Dark Moon Digest, Sorry We're Closed, and others. He's a regular contributor to Wicked Horror and his own website, https://ryancbradleyblog.wordpress.com/.

Donna A. Leahey

The Contest Judge (La Justicia)


As a child in school, Donna Leahey turned her vocabulary homework into short stories. Years later, she is still crafting stories. Geek, gamer, writer, mother, procrastinator, and pet lover, Donna is a practicing veterinarian and free-lance writer as well as an active creator of podcasts. You can hear her and her friends on Beyond the Cabin in the Woods: A Good Ghouls Guide to Horror, Collective Snark, and Once More With Feeling: A 20th Anniversary Fancast as well as her soon-to-be-released 4th podcast, The Family Business: A Supernatural Fancast. You can follow her on Twitter at @soonerdvm.

Jack Burgos

The Contest Administrator


Jack Burgos is a 34-year-old author of transgressive, speculative fiction living in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He was born in Miami, Florida, the son of Colombian and Cuban immigrants. He graduated cum laude from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana, in 2007, with a B.A. in English, a B.A. in Philosophy, a Political Science minor, and a concentration in Creative Writing. He graduated with an M.A. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Tulsa in 2013.