founding editor

Sophia McGovern is an educator, writer, bookmaker, zinester, and amateur fiber artist living in Tempe, Arizona. Through little somethings press and her daily work in the classroom, her goal is to make the arts more accessible. As the founding editor of lsp, she creates each issue’s theme and call, trains editors, scores and edits submissions, designs each issue, and hosts events. She teaches English Language Arts at Ombudsman Charter Northeast, an alternative high school in Tempe, where she combines the arts and academics through zines and bookmaking.  She received her master’s degree in education and her bachelor’s degrees in creative writing and global studies from Arizona State University. Her writings can be found in Uncomfortable Revolutions, Beautiful Cadavers Project: The Dreamers Anthology, Crux Magazine, and others.

assistant editor

Isabella Ferrero attends Northern Arizona University Honors College and studies English with an emphasis in creative writing. She plans to share the stories of her country through her writing and wants to open a small bakery. Isabella’s work was awarded an Honorable Mention in the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards and can be found in the Ink & Feather Literary and Arts Journal and other publications.