Melissa Flores Anderson is a Latinx Californian and an award-winning journalist, who lives in her hometown with her young son and husband. Her creative work has been published in more than two dozen journals or anthologies, including Maudlin House, The Write Launch, Daily Drunk Magazine, Rejection Letters and the Evermore Review, among others. Her CNF “Six Gun Fights” received a Best of the Net nomination from Variant Lit. She has served as a co-guest editor for two special issues with Roi Fainéant Press’ and is now a reader/editor there. Follow her on Twitter @melissacuisine or IG @theirishmonths. Read her work at melissafloresandersonwrites.com.