Michael Alwill is a fiction writer and mathematician who lives in New York City with his wife, Linda, and his two loving pets, Ares (woof) and Hana (meow). He founded the weird fiction literary magazine Weird City, authored the creative writing guide Ready, Set, Write, has published short stories in magazines such as Skive and 713, and has ghostwritten for artists, environmentalists, and musicians. Michael was also at Google for 10 years, where he worked in Data & Analytics and Operations.

His debut novel, Untethered, is a blend of urban fantasy and psychological thriller, and is the first installment in the Listening Cities series. It is available on Amazon and through select retailers.

Michael can be found on Instagram and Twitter at @michaelalwill.