J.L. Hilton is a science-fiction/fantasy author whose first novel, Stellarnet Rebel, won the SFR Galaxy Award for Best Non-Traditional Romance and was a finalist for the EPIC Award for Best SF e-Book of 2013. She is a contributor to the Contact-Infinite Futures SF/SFR blog and to the Charlotte Geeks.
Jen is also a jewelry designer, gamer, and homeschooling mom who lives in North Carolina. Her artwork is featured in the books Steampunk Style Jewelry and 1000 Steampunk Creations. From 2006-2013 she was either a city-level organizer or global sponsor of the “Can’t Stop the Serenity” Browncoat charity event.
Find her archive of Contact-IF articles here.