Julie Steinbacher (she/her or they/them) lives in Raleigh, North Carolina, where she is a freelance writer and editor. Julie is a graduate of North Carolina State University’s MFA in Fiction program, and of the 2014 Clarion West Writers Workshop. Their work appears in Terraform, Escape Pod, and PodCastle. “Chimeras” was a Notable Story for The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2016, edited by John Joseph Adams and Karen Joy Fowler. Julie was selected as a 2017-18 NC Arts Council fellow in literature. You can find her on Twitter at @JaeSteinbacher or visit their website, julie-steinbacher.com.