Anaea Lay lives in Seattle, Washington, where she goes for long walks and disrupts the weather. When she isn't reading too much, cooking, or playing board games, she earns money by selling houses and wages battle with days of the week. Her work has appeared in many places including Apex, Penumbra, Lightspeed, Daily Science Fiction, and Nightmare. She lives online at anaealay.com.
Ekari is a Malawian writer, working as an environmental risk officer by day, but by night she puts the worlds that live in her head into words. She enjoys stories in every form, reading and writing them, as well as watching and performing in them. She is currently writing her first full length afro-futuristic fantasy novel, and has short stories at Omenana, and on her blog.
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