Osedax Press was founded in 2014 and is based in Lexington, Ky.


Morgan Adams, Osedax Press editor-in-chief & poetry editor
morgankirstenadams at gmail dot com / instagram

In her youth, Morgan served as editor-in-chief for the illustrious publications Things Magazine and Plastic Hat, which reached a national readership of literally dozens. She went on to get her MFA in creative writing from Indiana University and publish a chapbook, In Nonestica (Accents Publishing, 2013), which drew on myths, family history, and the stories of Oz. Now she works full-time in a local bookstore and takes pictures of buildings at night.

Jasmine Sawers, prose editor
website / twitter

A tea snob and a chihuahua fancier, Jasmine Sawers currently chips away at The Great Queer Thai-American Fairy Tale Novel outside St. Louis. Sawers is originally from Buffalo, NY and received a fiction MFA from Indiana University. Sawers’s collection of flash fiction is forthcoming from Rose Metal Press in 2023.

Ed Franklin, logo creator and artistic collaborator
tumblr / facebook

Ed is a Lexington-based artist and designer best known for his Doll Project and his organization of celebratory and community-focused arts exhibitions such as Saudades, Encre Blanc Rouge Noire, and Tarot. Legend has it he lost his mother to a tragic whale harpooning accident.

Delmar Reffett, intern & chapbook editor/coordinator

Delmar is from the wilds of Kentucky and is an adjunct professor at Kentucky State University. He once nearly fell off a hay wagon but his brother wasn’t so lucky.