R.L. Thull is a graphic designer, illustrator, and writer with a small robot collection. This is her second publication with Fireside Magazine. Her speculative fiction has also appeared or is forthcoming in Daily Science Fiction and The Drabblecast, and has received honorable mentions in the Writers of the Future contest. She resides in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with her husband and two misbehaving cats. Find her online at rlthull.com.