Sonya Vatomsky is a queer, non-binary writer and researcher based in the PNW. They write about art and death for publications like New York Magazine, Rolling Stone, and The Atlantic, and are a staff writer at Haute Macabre. They are also the author of poetry collection Salt Is For Curing (Sator Press, 2015). Find them online at @coolniceghost and sonyavatomsky.com