Kyle Labe is an undergrad at Emerson College, studying writing, literature and publishing, and journalism. His debut book Butterflies Behind Glass and Other Stories is out now through Wilde Press. He has had works published or forthcoming in Adelaide, Catfish Creek, The Underground, IO Literary Journal, Oddball, Teen Ink, campus magazines, and other publications around the country, as well as anthologized by Creative Communication, Emerson Poetry Project, and Z Publishing House. The latter dubbed him as one of “Massachusetts’s Emerging Writers.” His short story “Diary” won the Philcon Young Writers Contest.
Currently he serves as an editor for Emerson’s weekly newspaper, The Berkeley Beacon. He has interviewed state senators, published authors, filmmakers, correspondents for The New York Times, Slate, and The Boston Globe, and more. Also the chief copyeditor for Wilde Press, he writes biweekly literary blogs for their website and is the LGBTQ+ columnist for the Beacon. He is a Goodreads verified author.