Nancy Hajeski is an award-winning writer of fiction and is also a human-interest newspaper columnist. Under the pen name Nancy Butler, she is the bestselling author of Marvel Comics' adaptations of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice and Sense and Sensibility. She is currently working on a video history of her town in the Catskills Mountains of New York.
Marcel Brousseau is a freelance writer and artist living in Santa Barbara, California. His tattoos have all been temporary, but sooner or later one is bound to break the skin.
Lisa Purcell is an editor and artist living in Manhattan.
Jonathan Conklin, a New York City-based food, fashion, and headshot photographer, is the only one of the four collaborators to bear a real tattoo.