J. A. Bryson is a teacher, writer, and musician. She is a Viable Paradise graduate with recent short fiction appearing in Tenebrous Press's "In Somnio: A Collection of Modern Gothic Horror," Cloaked Press's "Kaliedoscope - A Queer Anthology 2022 Edition", and LIBRAtiger's "Queer Weird West Tales". J. A. lives in NY with her wife and son, three cats, a comically aggressive crested gecko, and five-foot long rescue danger noodle.