Marcus M. Tyler is a science fiction and fantasy writer living in Austin, Texas. He especially likes to write stories with immersive settings, and stories that give the reader a sense of culture shock, whether that be in a historical period on Earth or an entirely fictional universe. He is also a technical writer and does research in artificial intelligence, where he explores how to use data in ethical and equitable ways. In his free time he plays guitar and enjoys a good cappuccino. Find him on Twitter @MarcusMTyler.