JOSEPH COTSIRILOS is a writer & cartoonist. His work has appeared in places like Ashcan Magazine, Aviary, Inter-Connected-Circles, On Verge, and anthologies like Not My Small Diary. His work has also been featured on Tumblr's homepage, art galleries, and numerous comic book conventions. He won the Ara Jo Memorial Fund Grant in 2018, and has exhibited at Rose City Comic Con, where he presented a panel on LGBTQIA+ comics. Currently working on a large project, he lives in California.