Editorial Staff

Cindy Bousquet Harris


Cindy Bousquet Harris is a poet, photographer, and a licensed marriage and family therapist. Her poems are found, or forthcoming, in Nostos, Inlandia: A Literary Journey, Pomona Valley Review, Unlost Journal, and in several anthologies.

She has lead poetry workshops for adults and for at-risk youth. Her book manuscript, Ice in Heaven, was a finalist for

the 2018 Hillary Gravendyk Prize. Born and raised in the Midwest, Cindy now lives in southern California with her husband and their children. You can contact her at: SpiritFireReview2@gmail.com

Elizabeth P. Brooks


Elizabeth P. Brooks is originally from Trinidad and Tobago and now calls Tampa Bay home. She is deeply concerned about human dignity and the need for social justice. She is outgoing, loves the sound of laughter and the power of the word. She is a performance poet and has had several poems and two non-fiction essays published in Indiana Voice Journal. She is the author of a recently published chapbook, “You May Applaud Now and other poems” and she is currently working on a novel and many other projects. Elizabeth is a reference librarian at Saint Leo University in Dade City, Fla., and volunteers as an adult literacy tutor in Tampa. She is a contributor to the Huffington Post. Elizabeth writes the column "A Call to Love" for Spirit Fire Review. You can visit Elizabeth at her Facebook page here:  Elizabeth Brooks

Janine Pickett

Founding Editor

Janine Pickett has had nonfiction work published in commercial print magazines, including Country Woman magazine, and in "Chicken Soup For The Soul". Her fiction was nominated by THEMA literary journal for "The Year's Best Horror and Fantasy #17". Her current poetry appears in print anthologies: "'Tis the Season: An Anthology of Christmas Poems", "Moonlight Dreamers of Yellow Haze", "GFT Presents", and "Poets of Madison County". Her online work appears in Poebita Poetry Magazine, Indiana Voice Journal, GFT Press (May). Janine recently co-edited a regional poetry anthology, "Poets of Madison County". She is the founding editor of Indiana Voice Journal and Spirit Fire Review. Janine can be reached at spiritfirereview@gmail.com

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