Michael Grant Smith is at various times a musician, writer, live sound engineer, marketing associate, carpenter, automobile mechanic, and rancher. He wears sleeveless T-shirts, weather permitting. His writing appeared in elimae and The Foliate Oak, and he was a regular contributor to clusterflock.org. Michael resides in Ohio with his wife and son, one dog, six cats, and two horses. He has traveled to Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Cincinnati.