Ryan Row is a writer of both literary and speculative fiction. His short fiction has appeared in several university journals and commercial magazines, including Clarkesworld, Quarterly West, Shimmer, Bayou Magazine, Daily Science Fiction, The Sierra Nevada Review, Interzone, and elsewhere. He is a winner of the Writers of the Future Award, and holds a B.A. in Creative Writing from San Francisco State University. He is currently working on his first novel. He lives in Oakland, California with a beautiful and mysterious woman.