Veronica Kirin is a queer author and entrepreneur whose writing aims to unearth within the reader something they may not have known existed.  She is the author of the award-winning anthropological study (NIEA 2020 / IBA 2020) Stories of Elders:  What the Greatest Generation Knows about Technology that You Don’t (Identity Publications 2018), which documents the paradigm shift of the high tech revolution as lived by the Greatest Generation. Her current book, Stories of COVID™, is being written in real time to document the impact of the pandemic for future generations.  Her short story “1,000 Tiny Cuts” will appear in the June 2021 issue of the Dark Ink Anthology by AM Ink Publishing, and her poem “Quicksand” was published in the August 2020 edition of New Feathers Anthology.