Star Williams (they/them) is a freelance writer who lives in Massachusetts. As well as publishing fiction and non-fiction in numerous magazines and journals, they’ve been an editor at Narrative Magazine and a writing instructor/manuscript consultant at Grub Street. Star has won writing awards for their non-fiction, fiction, and screenwriting from Glimmer Train and Screencraft, among others. They adore their queer stuffed animal, Duck, who has his own blog at chuckleduck.life (http://www.chuckleduck.life). Star and Duck are also on Instagram @ducking_ace (https://www.instagram.com/ducking_ace/).