Luke Dani Blue

India Downes-Le Guin

Luke Dani Blue is a trans writer and cancer survivor whose work has appeared in Catapult, Colorado Review, Fourteen Hills, and Crab Orchard Review. Honors received include a mention in Best American Short Stories, the Nelligan Prize for Short Fiction, the Jack Dyer Fiction Award, and an Award for Distinguished Achievement from the San Francisco State University MFA program. Originally from Michigan, the places Luke has unpacked and repacked boxes include New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, Mexico City, Olympia, Oakland and San Diego. Luke lives with their partner and two mismatched dogs in Southern Alberta, where they work at the public library and are finishing a post-post-apocalyptic novel about how to create a life in a world that has no future. You can find Luke on Twitter @lukedaniblue.