|Rachael Acks is a geologist and writer. In addition to her steampunk mystery series from Musa Publishing, she’s had short stories published in Strange Horizons, Penumbra, and Beneath Ceaseless Skies. She’s a proud member of the Northern Colorado Writers Workshop. Rachael lives in Houston with her husband and their two furry little bastards. In her not-so-copious spare time she bikes and practices kung fu.