Alyssa Sykes, EIC

Alyssa Sykes is the EIC + Founder of Seaglass. About 50% of her personality is being a South African living in Canada. She loves books, movies, and TV shows. You can usually find her cooped up in her room with a blanket and her computer.

Sehar Sarang, Assistant EIC

Sehar (obviously) loves writing, but some other things she loves to do are read books and bake! Her favorite genres of books are true crime and romance.

Maria Lytrivi, PR Director

Maria is a teen writer from Athens, Greece that enjoys writing poetry, fantasy and horror. Her poetry has appeared in the “Ice Lolly Review” and “Pastel Serenity Zine”. When not writing she can be found singing her favourite musical theater soundtracks at the top of her lungs.


Chiu-yi (Rachel) Ngai, Journal Director

Chiu-yi (Rachel) Ngai is a proud Hong Konger who loves reading and writing. When she’s not doing either of those things, she can be found working on a jigsaw puzzle or practicing music. In addition to her work at SeaGlass, Rachel is an editor for her school’s literary magazine, Footnotes, a staff writer/editor at Project Said, and a staff writer at Intersections Magazine. Her work can be found on all three, and she hopes you have a wonderful day, wherever you are!

Caroline Majewski, Instagram Director

Caroline graduated from college from Oakland University with an English degree. She is an avid reader of all genres. Caroline is passionate about all things books, television, music, and film, and is excited to expand her realms of storytelling by exploring complex topics and social issues. She hopes that the writing you read inspires you to feel a little more connected and aware of the world around you, while inspiring you to be your most authentic self.

Geneva, Art Director

Geneva is Seaglass’s Graphic Design Director. She is an Irish graphic designer and illustrator, that also has an hons degree an English and Philosophy that nobody cares about. She has had several of her illustrations published in print and online, both in Ireland and internationally and her love of poetry and art led her to become the visual editor and head illustrator for Three Fates Press, a poetry and literary collective based in Dublin. The hoop earring was a paid actor in that photo of her.

Marina Tsiatiri, Assistant PR Director

Marina Tsiatiri is an aspiring author and a passionate reader from Greece. She is studying informatics in university, while she balances learning languages on her own and working on multiple WIP’s. A coffee-lover and a fan of bedroom karaoke, Marina enjoys volunteering, petting stray cats and reading the same books over and over again.

Sage, Submission Manager

Sage is an esoteric logophile who uses poetry as an outlet to purge their turbulent emotions. He adores deep conversations with his friends, dark academia and sustainability. If you buy her plants, she will love you forever.

Ashley Morrow, Issue Formatter

Ashley Morrow (she/her) is SeaGlass Literary’s Issue Formatter. She is half-Vietnamese and a lover of literature, especially flash fiction and poetry. She lives in California, where she enjoys reading and creative writing.

Carla Lees, Editing Manager

Carla is our editing manager. she is an avid classical reader with an affinity for writing, photography and astronomy. she hopes to someday travel the world and immerse herself in a multitude of different cultures.

Dhyana, Submissions Director

Dhyana is a teen writer from New Jersey that enjoys writing about cultural identity and strong female characters. She also runs a writing club at her school. She enjoys volunteering, listening to music, and spending time with her family.

Claudia Jane, Twitter Manager

Claudia Jane is a Creative Writing student who loves to write about the beauty of the simple things in life. She loves rereading books from her childhood, analyzing art, and thinking about fantasy-like scenarios.