Sassafras Lowrey is an internationally award-winning storyteller, author, artist, and educator who has been active in leather community for more than a decade. Sassafras is the editor of the two-time American Library Association honored and Lambda Literary Finalist Kicked Out anthology which brought together the voices of current and former homeless LGBTQ youth. Hir prose has been included in numerous anthologies and magazines, and recently ze received an award from the Astrea Lesbian Writers Fund. Sassafras regularly lectures and facilitates LGBTQ storytelling workshops at colleges and conferences across America. Hir debut leather-focused novel Roving Pack (www.RovingPack.com), was released in autumn 2012. Sassafras lives in Brooklyn with hir Daddy, two dogs of vastly different sizes, and two kitties that keep everyone in line.