Kulpreet Yadav, Editor

Founder-editor of Open Road Review, Kulpreet Yadav’s own writings have appeared in various magazines and newspapers in India and elsewhere. When not writing, he loves to travel, experiment with food and do photography. Kulpreet lives in New Delhi with his wife and two daughters.

Shanti Perez, Fiction Editor

Shanti Perez received her M.F.A. and Post-Masters Certificate in the Teaching of Writing from Eastern Washington University. She is currently fiction editor at Open Road Review and was an assistant editor for Willow Springs. Her work has been published in PANK Magazine, Denver Syntax and RiverLit Magazine, to name a few. She is twice champion of The Pacific Northwest Inlander’s 101-Word Flash Fiction Contest.

Vaughan Gunson, Poetry Editor

Vaughan Gunson is a writer and artist living in Hikurangi, New Zealand. He has taught art in tertiary institutions and been involved in running art galleries for 12 years, but is now devoting his time to writing and other creative endeavors, growing vegetables, doing community work, and looking after his children. A collection of his poems, this hill, all it’s about is lifting it to a higher level was published in 2012. Another collection, Big Love Songs, is available as an ebook.

Amit Bhardwaj, Webmaster

Amit Bhardwaj is the webmaster of Open Road Review. With over 7 years of experience in the Web sector, Amit is currently the Regional business head of He lives in Delhi and loves painting & playing guitar.