Ernest Langston is a first-generation, Latinx writer and the author of two novels, Born from Ashes and Beyond Everyday Secrets. His short fiction has appeared in SoMa Literary Review, Taj Mahal Review, and The Pitkin Review. He holds a BA in English and a certificate in Professional and Technical Communications from San Jose State University, a certificate in Writing from University of Washington, and an MFA in Creative Writing from Goddard College. Currently, Ernest works on a collection of short stories and resides in Seattle, Washington. For more information, please visit: ernestlangston.com; Instagram: Ernestlangstonmedia; Twitter: ErnestLangston1.