Elliot Wren Phillips is a writer and editor living in Boston, Massachusetts. They have an MFA in Creative Nonfiction from Emerson College, and their essay “Filler Text” can be found in DIAGRAM. They have an enduring fascination with psychology and trauma, particularly as those interests intersect within marginalized communities. They have a special fondness for writing complicated trans characters (particularly ones who spend too much time online.) They enjoy organizing and playing tabletop roleplaying games. You can find them at @trannifesto on Twitter.