Charlie J. Stephens


Charlie J. Stephens is a non-binary, mixed-race writer living in Northern California. Charlie has lived all over the U.S. as a bike messenger, wilderness guide, book seller, and seasonal shark diver (for educational purposes only). Charlie’s work has recently appeared in Obelus, Gold Man Review, New World Writing, Hinterland, FreshInk, Prometheus Dreaming, Gravel Literary Magazine, Rappahannock Review, and Not Your Mother’s Breast Milk. Charlie currently has a collection of short stories ready for publication and is hard at work on a novel. More at and on Instagram @charliejstephenswriting.