Shelby Hinte is a writer and educator from the Land of Enchantment. She currently lives in the Bay Area with a pack of Chihuahuas and her small family. She received her MFA in Fiction from San Francisco State University where she was the recipient of the 2019 Distinguished Graduate award. She is a contributing writer for Write or Die Tribe. Her fiction has appeared in Entropy, Witness Magazine, Hobart, and elsewhere. She is currently at work on a novel about women and vortexes in the desert. You can read more of her work at www.shelbyhinte.com.