Felicia Luna Lemus is the author of the novels Trace Elements of Random Tea Parties (Farrar, Straus & Giroux) and Like Son (Akashic Books).

Her writing has appeared in BOMB, The Believer, ZYZZYVA, The California Sunday Magazine, and Latina, and has been widely anthologized.

Sharpie Ultra Fine black markers and crossword puzzles are among her favorite things. She lives in Los Angeles with her spouse, their wild ones, and two Great Horned owls.