An always-leveling-up list of the wonderful contributors to Cartridge Lit.

Amico, Brandon — 2 Poems: “Eve of the Carnival” & “Gunpowder Mask” — August 11, 2014
Writer/Gamer Q&A: Brandon Amico

Arrand, Colette — “Rattata” & “Cubone” — December 1, 2014
Mad Science, Dying Worlds: A Conversation with Colette Arrand

Baker, Jenni B. — “Five Erasures from ‘Mastering Pac-Man'” — January 27, 2016/The Inter++sections Temple Issue

Bell, Matt — “Paper Dolls” (an excerpt from Baldur’s Gate II) — June 22, 2015

Bellas, Georgia — “How Not to Win at Big Buck Hunter” — June 23, 2014
— Best of the Net 2014 Winner

Bender-Murphy, Ryan — “Split-Screen” and other poems — June 3, 2015/The Razzle Dazzle! Temple Issue

Best, B.J. — “on ______” — June 25, 2014
— Best of the Net 2014 Nominee

Bingham, Riley — “The Last of Us” — April 27, 2016/The Solstice Temple Issue

Blankenbiller, Tabitha — “The Zelda Cut” — January 27, 2016/The Inter++sections Temple Issue

Bowers, J. — “A Horse Draws Near” — October 10, 2016/The Unforeseen Consequences Temple Issue

Brandl, Margaret Emma — “Noopy” — October 10, 2016/The Unforeseen Consequences Temple Issue

Brouckaert, Justin — “When my dad & I played Tecmo Super Bowl” — July 14, 2014
Writer/Gamer Q&A: Justin Brouckaert

Burnside, Matthew — “Twelve Classic Poems Rewritten by Twelve Classic Video Games” — June 18, 2014
— “Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost” — April 27, 2016/The Solstice Temple Issue

Celt, Adrienne — “The Weight” — October 10, 2016/The Unforeseen Consequences Temple Issue
To Defeat the Devil: A Conversation with Adrienne Celt

Chatti, Leila — “…Erm, What Is His Name Again?” — November 3, 2014
— Best of the Net 2015 Nominee

Childs, K. Jane — “Retreat from Battle Now?” — November 19, 2014
— “Tender Glories” — February 6, 2017

Chong, Joyce — “RPG in Six Parts” — December 8, 2014

Clarke, Cassandra — “Heavy Rain, Or How I Learned to Play with Life” — January 7, 2015

Coryell, Tasha — “This Isn’t Really About Fishing” — May 21, 2014
— Best of the Net 2014 Nominee
Writer/Gamer Q&A: Tasha Coryell

Crabtree, Jamison — “Downpour” — November 10, 2014
— Best of the Net 2015 Nominee
“we replaced the universe with many tiny things” and other poems — June 3, 2015/The Razzle Dazzle! Temple Issue
— Best of the Net 2015 Nominee

Crenshaw, Paul — “Zork: a Treatise on Story” — April 27, 2016/The Solstice Temple Issue

Culpepper, Jackson — “Epistemology.java” — December 15, 2014
“‘Bozart’ Cohn’s Age of Tribes” — October 10, 2016/The Unforeseen Consequences Temple Issue

Cunningham, P. Scott — “There Is a Forward Motion in Old Video Games” — April 27, 2016/The Solstice Temple Issue

Dante, Joseph — “The Dark Hour” — July 2, 2014
— Writer/Gamer Q&A: Joseph Dante

Dalton, Day — “After Playing Fez For Three Hours, I Listen to My Grandmother Cough Into the Telephone” — January 12, 2015

Donovan, Andrew — “Holy Shit (Applied Reverb)” — June 2, 2014
— Writer/Gamer Q&A: Andrew Donovan

Dorneman, Stephen — “The Mouth” — January 14, 2015

Dunbar, Rachel Springer — “Patch Notes” — July 30, 2014
— Best of the Net 2015 Nominee

Dutschmann, Jess — “Four Poems” — January 27, 2016/The Inter++sections Temple Issue

Eden, Meg — “Shigeru Miyamoto Goes Spelunking” — April 27, 2016/The Solstice Temple Issue

Ellingsen, Berit — “Every Thought, Every Motion” — July 16, 2014
Writer/Gamer Q&A: Berit Ellingsen
“The Memory of Place” — October 10, 2016/The Unforeseen Consequences Temple Issue

Euteneuer, Jacob — “The Immersive Experience” — November 12, 2014

Fissenden, Emma — “Vindicare” & “Tempestas” & “Inquisitio” — October 10, 2016/The Unforeseen Consequences Temple Issue

Glady, Sarah — “Look to the Angry Birds of the Air” — August 13, 2014
Writer/Gamer Q&A: Sarah Glady

Gordon, Philip — “democratic domes and anarchical gyres” — July 28, 2014

Grieg, Aiko — “Gotz” & “Gamification” — January 27, 2016/The Inter++sections Temple Issue

Griep, Camille — “The Perils of Rosella” — May 14, 2014
Best of the Net 2014 Nominee
Writer/Game Q&A: Camille Griep

Guzmán, Roy G. — “The Fighter of Nortune” & “Jungian” — May 26, 2014
— Best of the Net 2014 Nominee
— Writer/Gamer Q&A: Roy Guzmán

Hahn, Kelsie — “Donkey Kong Country D’eux” — June 4, 2014
— Writer/Gamer Q&A: Kelsie Hahn

Handy, Jeff — “Trail” & “Jockey Box Talks” — January 21, 2015

Hazelton, Rebecca — “In the Castle of No Satisfaction” — July 7, 2014
Writer/Gamer Q&A: Rebecca Hazelton

Hensley, Geramee — “Main Character Disease” and other poems — June 3, 2015/The Razzle Dazzle! Temple Issue

Hillard-Hale, Donora — “Erasure” — January 27, 2016/The Inter++sections Temple Issue

Hirsch, Aubrey — “Odyssey²” — January 27, 2016/The Inter++sections Temple Issue

Hoffacker, William — “Braid in Three Persons” — June 3, 2015/The Razzle Dazzle! Temple Issue

Huey, Amorak — “Boomshakalaka” — December 10, 2014

Jancewicz, Anna Lea — “Play Again” — January 27, 2016/The Inter++sections Temple Issue

Jenkins, Jessica — “Prepare to Die” — September 16, 2014

Jenkins, Marlin M. — “Letter to Crash Bandicoot” — April 27, 2016/The Solstice Temple Issue

Johns, Oli — “Mega Man 2” — August 27, 2014

Kaneko, W. Todd — “Self Portrait as Flash Gordon” — July 23, 2014

Kelly, Tom — “Congratulations, Computer!” — October 10, 2016/The Unforeseen Consequences Temple Issue

Kyle, Catherine — “Becoming Summoners” — April 27, 2016/The Solstice Temple Issue
“Save Point” — Monthly Airship Column

Landrigan, Marissa — “Mara” — January 27, 2016/The Inter++sections Temple Issue

Luman, Douglas — “Four Dungeon Songs” — June 3, 2015/The Razzle Dazzle! Temple Issue

Madden, Caolan — “from VAST NECROHOL” — April 27, 2016/The Solstice Temple Issue

Madsen, Julia — “Doll in Solitude” — April 27, 2016/The Solstice Temple Issue

Marchant, Sarah — Two Poems: “The Masterpiece” & “The Stars” — April 27, 2016/The Solstice Temple Issue

Martone, Sam — “An Object You Cannot Lose” — January 26, 2015
“Gameplaylist: An Object You Cannot Lose”
“One Player’s Guide: A Conversation with Sam Martone”
“One Player’s Guide, Act II: A Conversation with Sam Martone”

McCall, Jason — “When Your Madden Running Back Retires” and other poems — June 9, 2014
— Best of the Net 2014 Nominee

McCarthy, John — “Mr. Grey Plays The Sims…” & “Fox McCloud Loses…” — May 28, 2014
— Writer/Gamer Q&A: John McCarthy

Miska, Amanda — “FA6-DBB-4C1” — May 12, 2014
— Best of the Net 2014 Nominee

Neely-Cohen, Maxwell — “Some Cities I Remember Building” — October 10, 2016/The Unforeseen Consequences Temple Issue

Nowak, Thomas — “Flashcards” — May 19, 2014
— Best of the Net 2014 Nominee
— Writer/Gamer Q&A: Thomas Nowak

Ojeda-Sague, Gabriel — “Dream #6: Isaac” — April 27, 2016/The Solstice Temple Issue

Oliu, Brian — “Goonies II” — May 5, 2014
— Best of the Net 2014 Nominee
— Writer/Gamer Q&A: Brian Oliu
“San Antonio Spurs and the Beyond Yet Under Our Control” — June 3, 2015/The Razzle Dazzle! Temple Issue
“John Cena Is the Only Thing That Is Left Here” — October 10, 2016/The Unforeseen Consequences Temple Issue

O’Neill, Emily — “Sowing Season is Non-Competitive” — December 3, 2014
— Best of the Net 2015 Nominee

Pailthorpe, Jordan — “>GET LAMP” and other poems — July 9, 2014
— Best of the Net 2015 Nominee

Rathke, Edward — “The Song of the Black Mages” — May 7, 2014
“My Night with the Last of the Black Mages” — August 4, 2014

Reid, Bryan — “doomyard” — January 5, 2015

Riekki, Rob — “NV, 1979” — January 27, 2016/The Inter++sections Temple Issue

Romo, Daniel — “Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare” — June 3, 2015/The Razzle Dazzle! Temple Issue

Russell, Jayme — “Mountain Simulator” — June 3, 2015/The Razzle Dazzle! Temple Issue
— Best of the Net 2015 Nominee

Russell, Robert James — “Get Over Here” — June 11, 2014
— Writer/Gamer Q&A: Robert James Russell

Rydin, Brent — “Moonkin” — July 21, 2014
Writer/Gamer Q&A: Brent Rydin

Sailor, Matt — “New Game Plus” — January 19, 2015
— Best of the Net 2015 Nominee

Salisbury, Mike — “Blood Meridian for the NES” — April 27, 2016/The Solstice Temple Issue

Sanders, Justin — “Retrogamer: On the Streets … of Rage” — December 13, 2016

Scott, JD — “The Eternal Sadness of Murin and Reynard” — October 10, 2016/The Unforeseen Consequences Temple Issue

Shonkwiler, Eric — “Vignettes from Final Fantasy VI” — October 10, 2016/The Unforeseen Consequences Temple Issue

Siebel, Pat — “You Will Write Yourself All Over Again: A Los Santos Memoir” — June 3, 2015/The Razzle Dazzle! Temple Issue

Spece, Joseph — Three Poems: “Albert Wesker” & “Experimental Facility” & “To Piers” — November 17, 2014
“My Samus” — June 3, 2015/The Razzle Dazzle! Temple Issue

Spotswood, Phillip — “harvest moon: summer solstice” — January 27, 2016/The Inter++sections Temple Issue

Stabley-Conde, Devin — “It’s Dangerous to Go Alone” — June 3, 2015/The Razzle Dazzle! Temple Issue
— Best of the Net 2015 Nominee

Stephenson, Hannah — “Whale World” — October 10, 2016/The Unforeseen Consequences Temple Issue

Stone, Jon — Two Poems: “Melting” & “Robot” — August 25, 2014

Strosnider, Ashley — “Our Hero, or Faith and Desire: A Voiceover” — June 30, 2014

Sullivan, Maggie — “Ode to Oot” — August 18, 2014
Writer/Gamer Q&A: Maggie Sullivan

Swanson, Liam — “Skull Kid’s Lament for the Dead” and other poems — April 27, 2016/The Solstice Temple Issue

Swearingen-Steadwell, Laura — “Outer Space Love Letter” and other poems — June 3, 2015/The Razzle Dazzle! Temple Issue

Tager, Michael B. — “Retrogamer” — Monthly Airship Column

Tedesco, Adam — “Is a King of the Blues?” — August 20, 2014
Writer/Gamer Q&A: Adam Tedesco

Villacres, Wyl — “Rainbow Road” — December 17, 2014

Vince, Owen — Two Poems: “DRØNE” & “GLITCH” — November 5, 2014

White, Mia — “Retrogamer: Lesbian Everything” — June 28, 2016

Worthen, Joe — “Cold Planet” — June 16, 2014

Yaeger, B.R. — “The Unauthorized Guide to Circles Drain” — June 3, 2015/The Razzle Dazzle! Temple Issue
— Best of the Net 2015 Nominee

Yam, Jerrold — Two Poems: “Pallet Town” & “Manual for Starter Pokemon” — January 27, 2016/The Inter++sections Temple Issue