Barbara Perez Marquez was born and raised in the Dominican Republic, now she lives in USA. She recently finished her MFA in Creative Writing at Manhattanville College.

She writes short stories and fiction, usually using coming of age and LGBTQ themes in her work. During her career, she has also been an editor for several publications and projects.

Her work was first featured in a student collection in the 7th grade, the same year she decided she wanted to be a writer. Since then, she's been featured in Manhattanville College's Graffiti  and Tinta Extinta.

She'd link you to her website for more information, but you are already here.