Tantra Bensko, MFA, teaches fiction writing with UCLA Extension Writing Program and Writers.com and edits manuscripts with Book Butchers and her Online Writing Academy. The first novel in The Agents of the Nevermind series of psychological novels about the heroism of exposing social engineering won a gold medal in the Intrigue category from Readers' Favorites. Hundreds of her stories have appeared in magazines and anthologies and various publishers have put out her books. She publishes her novels and fiction by other authors as well. She lives in Berkeley.