Mary E. Lowd is a prolific science-fiction and furry writer in Oregon. She’s had more than 150 short stories and six novels published, always with more on the way. Her work has won an Ursa Major Award, two Leo Literary Awards, and two Cóyotl Awards. She edited FurPlanet’s ROAR anthology series for five years, and she is now the editor and founder of the furry e-zine Zooscape. She lives in a crashed spaceship, disguised as a house and hidden behind a rose garden, with an extensive menagerie of animals, some real and some imaginary. Learn more at www.marylowd.com.