Maria Haskins is a Swedish-Canadian writer and translator. She writes speculative fiction and debuted as a writer in Sweden in the 1980s. Currently, she lives just outside Vancouver with a husband, two kids, and a very large black dog. Her work has appeared in Shimmer, Flash Fiction Online, Cast of Wonders, Kaleidotrope, Gamut, and elsewhere. Follow her on Twitter at @mariahaskins, and find out more about her and her work on her website: mariahaskins.com.