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Koss (she/them/they) is a mixed-race, queer writer and artist with over 300 art and writing publications in many print and online journals and anthologies. They received multiple Pushcart and Best of the Net nominations in multiple disciplines and won the Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry Award in 2021. Work appeared in Best Small Fictions 2020 and multiple other anthologies. Learn more about their work at and connect on Twitter at: @Koss51209969. More work by Koss can be found at Reckon Review, Anti-Heroin Chic, diode, and SugarSugarSalt Magazine.