Aegor Ray is a queer trans writer and performance artist. His work has been published in Peach Mag and BEST BUDS! Collective, and he was shortlisted for the 2018 Cosmonauts Avenue Poetry Prize. He was a 2018-2019 Loft Mentor Series in Poetry. Since 2017, Aegor has performed or featured pieces in queer art/performance events including Daddy, Controlled Burn, Lightning Rod, Queertopia, and Lake Street Story Circles. He is working on a short story collection of trans paranormal romance/speculative fiction.