NAME: M.R. Badillo
PRONOUNS: they/them/theirs
BOOKSBone Dust and In Her Bones
CONTRIBUTIONS: Dark Corners of the Old Dominion, No Tomb of His Own,
The Spooklet, Parhelion Literary Magazine, Lingering in the Margins, and more.
Yodel Farm  (Poetry Reading  —  July 29, 2023)
Galaxy Con  (Panelist on "Writing Scary is the Hot New Item"  —  March 25, 2023)
Baltimore Poe Museum Discussion Series  (Poetry Reading  —  April 19, 2022)
Raven Con  (Panelist on "Horror Writers Association Membership"  —  April 30, 2022)
Lingering in the Margins Book Launch  (Poetry Reading  —  April 9, 2019)
Style Weekly Magazine Cover  —  March 27, 2019
Poetry at Boogaloo’s  (Featured Poet  —  October 17, 2018)
Climate Out Loud  (Poetry Reading  —  July 3, 2017)
International Night @ RAIUL  (Short Story Reading  —  Spring 2013)
University of Dayton Writer in Residence  —  Summer 2011.
MEMBERSHIPS: Horror Writers Association, James River Writers,
Trans Journalists Association, Visual Arts Center.
DEGREES: Master's in Creative Writing (Goldsmiths, University of London)
Bachelor's in Creative Arts & Communications (Richmond International University in London)
RECOGNITION: Best Station Promo by Virginia Associated Press ('24),
Regional Murrow Award ('22), Best Commercial by Virginia Association of Broadcasters ('22) 
HOBBIES: hiking, meditation, art journaling, weightlifting, reading, and camping.
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