Merc Rustad is a queer non-binary writer and filmmaker who lives in the Midwest United States. Favorite things include: robots, dinosaurs, monsters, and tea. Their stories have appeared or are forthcoming in Fireside Fiction, Escape Pod, Daily Science Fiction, Scigentasy, and Vitality Magazine. When not buried in the homework mines or dayjobbery, Merc likes to play video games, read comics, and wear awesome hats. You can find Merc on Twitter @Merc_Rustad or their website: http://amercrustad.com.
Fiction by this Author
Once upon a time there was a girl named Red, but since this isn’t a fairytale, that’s a stupid way to begin.
Start here: You’re sitting with your girlfriend Ashley after dance practice and she says,
“They won’t let me join the girls’ dance team.”