Curious to know more about our story? Read this post from one of our co-founders.

Meet the team:


Sean Hewens

Sean is a designer at IDEO in San Francisco. He’s also a novel writer in the early mornings and on weekends. Learn a bit more here.


Jay Lohse

Jay is a lawyer in Maryland. For as long as he can remember, Jay has been providing honest feedback to the writers amongst his friends and family.


Sarah Beaudette (Editor-in-Chief)

Sarah is a program manager and fiction author whose career has always involved working with authors to improve their work and get it the audience it deserves.


Our Spun Yarn Readers

Spun Yarn readers come from diverse locations around the country. They’re parents and students and engineers and dental hygienists. They aren’t editors or agents. What they have in common is a love for reading and a knack for providing honest feedback.