About the author

R J Theodore

R J Theodore is an author, graphic designer, podcaster, and all-around collector of creative endeavors and hobbies. She enjoys writing about magic-infused technologies, first contact events, and bioluminescing landscapes.<br>Her love of SFF storytelling developed through grabbing for anything-and-everything “unicorn” as a child, but she was subverted by tales of distant solar systems when her brother introduced her to&nbsp;<em>Star Trek: The Next Generation</em>&nbsp;at age seven. A few years later,&nbsp;<em>Sailor Moon</em>&nbsp;taught her stories can have both.<br>Her short fiction has appeared in&nbsp;<em>MetaStellar Magazine</em>&nbsp;as well as the&nbsp;<em>Glitter + Ashes&nbsp;</em>and&nbsp;<em>Unfettered Hexes&nbsp;</em>anthologies from Neon Hemlock Press. She lives in New England, haunted by her childhood cat.<br>Find more information at rjtheodore.com and sign up for the newsletter to receive a free Peridot short story.