Mason Bolton is a writer and poet, fascinated with nature and body politics. He holds a B.A. from Rutgers-New Brunswick and an MFA from Rutgers-Newark, where he previously taught Creative Writing. He has also guest lectured on transgender rights/issues, and his own experiences as a trans-man. He likes to write about the overlap between nature and our perception of our physical selves. He also makes homemade soap, cross stitches, and knits. He lives with his husband, two cats and a dog.