KATHARINE DOW is a writer, editor, and compulsive wanderer. Currently trying to stay put in Brooklyn, New York, she lives in a house full of books and records with her spouse and their wildly eccentric cat. She is the author of “The Brooklyn Dragon Racing Club” in Dragons of a Different Tail: 17 Unusual Dragon Tales, and “The Funeral Company” in Working Futures: 14 Speculative Stories About The Future of Work.
JOHN PETTE is a data scientist and an obsessive music collector, a combination that lends itself well to his long-running collector discography site, Pette Discographies. He has worked as a diplomat, an IT manager, a marketing rep, and a chemist, and is now in the middle of building a new record pressing plant.