Matthew Hawkins is a queer writer, teacher, and editor. He grew up in West Virginia, Ohio, and Chicago, but is currently located in South Florida where he is an MFA candidate at Florida Atlantic University. Here he is working on several creative projects, teaching English composition and community creative writing workshops, and also serving as the Co-Editor-in-Chief of Alien Magazine. You can find him and too many pictures of his cats on Twitter: @catdad667