Laura Blackwell is a Pushcart-nominated writer with stories in or forthcoming in Nightmare, PseudoPod, Chiral Mad 5, and Weirdbook. A freelance editor, Laura is currently copy editor for The Deadlands. With Daniel Marcus, she co-hosts the Story Hour online reading series almost every Wednesday. She lives in Northern California and at www.pronouncedlahra.com. You can find her on Twitter at @pronouncedlahra.