Matthew Olivas is a first generation Mexican-American storyteller, daydreamer, Latine-futurist, and alumnus to 2022 Clarion Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers’ Workshop. Matt made the long list for the 2021 Samuel R. Delany Fellowship and is a SFWA member. Matt’s work explores the intersection of queer and Latine experiences and can be found published or forthcoming in Uncanny Magazine, Bourbon Penn Magazine, Speculative City Literary Magazine, and The Mesozoic Reader Anthology among others. Matt’s debut novel, Sundown in San Ojuela, will be released Fall of 2023. Matt resides in the San Francisco Bay Area and spends their free time feeding their affinity for monster movies and collecting transforming robots.