Michelle Ruiz Keil is a Latinx author and playwright with an eye for the enchanted and a way with animals. She has been a fellow at the Squaw Valley Community of Writers and Lit Camp and studied at Hedgebrook with author Ruth Ozeki.
A native of the San Francisco Bay area, Ruiz Keil has worked as a nanny, bookseller, housecleaner, needle exchange provider, sex worker advocate, stay-at-home parent and psychic friend. Her short fiction can be found in Cosmonauts Avenue and the forthcoming anthology, "Color Outside The Lines." "All of Us with Wings" is her first novel.