Diane Turnshek is an astronomer who’s been published in Analog and elsewhere. She served as Eastern Regional Director and ran the 2007 Nebulas in NYC.
Rikk Hoister and his cousins are the pinnacle of human evolution, cloned geniuses with powerful paranormal abilities. Life is good–until ships and soldiers of the Terran Empire invade their homeworld and take most of the Hoister Family captive.
Lucienne Diver is both a literary agent and author of young adult and adult fiction (the Vamped series for Flux Books and the Latter-Day Olympians novels for Samhain). She’s also written short fiction for anthologies like Kicking It (coming from Roc)