Marian D. Moore lives in Harvey, LA, and works in the city of New Orleans. Marian converted a childhood love of science into a career in computing analysis. Her love of literature led to her writing both poetry and fiction. In 1998, she became a member of the NOMMO Literary Society, a writing workshop led by New Orleans writer and activist Kalamu ya Salaam. Her book of poetry, Louisiana Midrash, was published by UNO Press/Runagate in January 2019. Her fiction has been published in the anthology Crossroads: Tales of the Southern Literary Fantastic, the online journal RIGOROUS, and the anthology Dominion: An Anthology of Speculative Fiction from Africa and the African Diaspora.