Stone Cold Stories is a small team with big aspirations. Maybe you’ll join us someday.

Olivia Quinn

Founder | Editor-in-Chief | Senior Writer

Olivia Quinn lives in Columbus, Ohio, with her dog and two cats, who mostly get along. She is pursuing her BA in Creative Writing at Ohio State University while working evenings in a lingerie shop. She may be found after hours standing motionless among the mannequins.

Olivia is also an Associate Editor at Rock Hard Press, an Associate Editor at GAZMYK Magazine, and the author of the upcoming sci-fi erotica novel, StoneSport Chronicles: Volume 1, due out in the summer of 2024.

Frankie Dawson

Slush Reader

Frankie Dawson lives in Columbus, Ohio, where she works as a researcher. When she’s not evaluating submissions for Stone Cold Stories, she enjoys mountain biking, hiking, and kickboxing.

Jazz Ashford

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Jazz Ashford lives in Austin, Texas, and works as an ESL teacher. When she’s not teaching English or reading submissions, she enjoys Texas BBQ, target shooting, and country music.

Penelope Whitlock

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Penelope Whitlock lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico, where she works as a freelance reporter for online news sites. When she’s not reading or writing stories, she enjoys sci-fi/fantasy books and movies, along with good chick flicks.

Tessa Blackwell

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Tessa Blackwell lives in Anchorage, Alaska, where she works as a high school history teacher. When she’s not teaching or reading submissions, she enjoys hunting, fishing, and gazing at the Northern Lights as often as possible.

Waverly Finch

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Waverly Finch lives in Toronto, Canada, where she works as a political consultant. In her spare time, she attends live theater, improv, and performance art exhibits.

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