Julie “Jae” Steinbacher (she/her or they/them) is a writer, editor, and the incoming workshop administrator for Clarion West. Jae 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. Jae 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.