Merc Rustad is a queer non-binary writer and filmmaker who lives in the Midwest United States. Favorite things include: robots, dinosaurs, monsters, and tea. Their stories have appeared or are forthcoming in Fireside Fiction, Daily Science Fiction, Escape Pod, Inscription Magazine, Scigentasy, and Vitality Magazine. When not buried in homework, Merc likes to play video games, read comics, and wear awesome hats. Website: