Michael Grant Smith is at various times a musician, writer, live sound engineer, marketing associate, carpenter, automobile mechanic, and rancher. He wears sleeveless T-shirts, weather permitting. His writing has appeared in elimae, Dime Show Review, Literally Stories, Ghost Parachute, Longshot Island, The Airgonaut, Five on the Fifth, formercactus, Riggwelter, The Cabinet of Heed, Ellipsis Zine, After the Pause, Bull & Cross, Spelk, Dream Pop Journal, Hypnopomp, Soft Cartel, and other publications. Michael resides in Ohio with his wife and son, one dog, six cats, and two horses. He has traveled to Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Cincinnati.