Betsy Streeter is a novelist, cartoonist and artist. She is the author of two YA-and-up science fiction novels and is at work on her third. She has published cartoons all over the world since the early 1990s. Her work has appeared in The Utne Reader, The Funny Times, The Great Courses, Perihelion Science Fiction, Fiction Vortex, Literary Orphans, several psychology textbooks, the Smithsonian Astrophysics Observatory’s traveling exhibit on black holes, and at least one tattoo. In past lives she has worked in design, video production and games. She lives in Northern California with her two metalhead kids, nerdy husband, two peculiar cats and a glamorous tarantula.