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, The Foliate Oak, Literally Stories, Dime Show Review, and The Zodiac Review, and is forthcoming in Ghost Parachute and The Airgonaut. 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.