JA Grier (ee/em/eir)

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About me

Industry Science
Occupation Life is good when you're a geek.
Location Milky Way Galaxy, Earth, United States
Introduction JA Grier is a planetary scientist, poet, educator, fiction/non-fiction writer, and paper artist. Dr. Grier has penned and published: scientific papers and abstracts, two textbooks, more than three dozen poems, as well as short stories, essays, articles and astronomy education materials. A fan of sci-fi, fantasy, horror, and the just plain strange, Dr. Grier is currently seeking publication homes for two novels as well as a book of childhood horror poetry. Eir book of essays on the nexus of science and creative writing is in the works. (JA = "Jay," pronouns = ee/em/eir = "eee/ehm/air")
Interests Science, Writing, Science Fiction, Poetry, Astronomy, Telescopes, Creative Non Fiction, Space Exploration, STEM, Diversity, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Horror, Movies, Board Games, Video Games, Oblivion, Mass Effect, Skyrim, Dragon Age, Music
Favorite Movies Apollo 13, Contact, Alien, Star Wars (the untainted version), The Princess Bride, Star Trek II The Wrath of Khan, The Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter, The Nightmare Before Christmas
Favorite Music Pink Floyd, Dark Side of the Moon, The Cars, ELO, REM
Favorite Books Cosmos, Crystal Singer, Dune, Ender's Game, The Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter, Curse of Chalion, Shards of Honor, Madness Season, In Conquest Born, I Robot, The Foundation Trilogy