Chris Blocker is a writer, graphic designer, and librarian. He is currently completing his first novel, The Weeds Shall Inherit. He holds an MFA in Writing from the University of Nebraska. His work has previously appeared in inscape, the Magical anthology, and the Dia de los Muertos anthology. In former lives he was a hip-hop artist, a web designer, and a Trekkie. He lives in Topeka, Kansas with his wife and three children.