Hugh Blackthorne is a trans writer of queer fiction and poetry. He messes about with old stuff due to an archaeology affliction. His writing has been published by the Scottish Book Trust, Anti-Heroin Chic, Impossible Archetype, P.S. I Love You, and The Junction. In 2019, his writing was longlisted for both the Bath Novel Award in the United Kingdom and the CBC Nonfiction Prize. Hugh is a 2019 PitchWars mentee.
Hugh lives in the urban wilds of Victoria, Canada, and spends his time trying not to fall into the Pacific Ocean. You can find him on Twitter @hughblackthorne and more of his work on Medium @hugh.blackthorne.