Alisa Alering is an award-winning writer of speculative short fiction. Her stories have appeared in Flash Fiction Online, the anthologies Missing Links and Secret Histories, Clockwork Phoenix IV, Writers of the Future Vol. XXIX, and have been podcast by Podcastle, Drabblecast, and the YA-themed Cast of Wonders. She is a graduate of the Clarion West writers workshop and a recipient of two Individual Artist Grants from the Indiana Arts Commission. She is also the editor-in-chief of Science Node, a magazine that explores the intersection of science and technology.