Arielle Jones HeadshotArielle K. Jones is a Black and queer writer from the Central Valley of California. Her work tends to portray intimacy and underrepresented identities through taboos, folktales, and fairytales. She is a Best of the Net 2020 Finalist with pieces published and forthcoming in The RumpusBlood Tree LitThe Blood Orange ReviewAlternating Current Press, and others. They lean into grit, nobility, and spirituality.