Shannon Connor Winward is the author of the Elgin-award winning chapbook, Undoing Winter. Her writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Fantasy & Science Fiction Magazine, Analog, Persistent Visions, Pseudopod, Star*Line, Thank You for Swallowing and Flash Fiction Online, among others. In between writing, parenting, and other madness, Shannon is a foodie, a Celt, an armchair anthropologist, a dragon mother/advocate, and a nerd (by marriage). She is also an officer for the Science Fiction Poetry Association, a poetry editor for Devilfish Review, and founding editor of the forthcoming Riddled With Arrows, a literary journal dedicated to meta-fiction, meta-poetry, and writing about writing (open to submissions in early 2017). Visit Shannon on the web at www.shannonconnorwinward.com.