Allison is a writer and thinker who is becoming brave enough to live and tell the truth. She loves her job as the Editor-in-Chief of Prodigal Magazine, where she gets to help people live and tell good stories. She has one foot in Portland, OR, and one in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Her forthcoming book, Packing Light is due to release in September 2013. She is married to Darrell.
Emily Maynard is an outgoing introvert from Portland, Oregon. She is a big picture thinker who gets excited about questioning, exploring, and growing alongside great friends. She’s learning to speak up and loves watching people find their voices. Her favorite things in the world are Twitter, vegetables, and the Harry Potter books. She is not the Emily Maynard from The Bachelorette.
Matt Appling has been writing his blog, The Church of No People, since 2008. In that time, his writing has been featured and syndicated on numerous culture, leadership and spirituality sites. Matt has worked in ministry for ten years, and is a pastor and a teacher in the Midwest. He also hosts a one of a kind event called Bloggers’ Meetup with Darrell Vesterfelt.
Tony J. Alicea
Tony Alicea is a writer who is passionate about the topics of identity and destiny. He blogs at Expect The Exceptional and he is the Communications Director for The Harbor Church in Fort Lauderdale, FL.