Ferris McIntyre (they/them) was born and raised in Ventura County California. They learned to love reading, dungeons and dragons, and social justice. They then moved to complete their Bachelors of Literature and Masters in Education at the University of San Francisco in 2019. After graduating they taught 11th grade Humanities and Creative Writing at Gateway High School for three years. They moved to San Diego to be closer to family in 2022. In their free time they like to play tabletop games, read sci fi books, and drink coffee.