V. S. Holmes is a gender-queer science fiction and fantasy author. She has written the REFORGED series and the NEL BENTLY BOOKS. Smoke and Rain, the first book in her fantasy quartet, won New Apple Literary's Excellence in Independent Publishing Award in 2015. In addition, she has published short fiction in several anthologies.
When not writing, she works as a contract archaeologist doing Cultural Resource Management throughout the northeastern U.S. She lives in a Tiny House with her fiance, a fellow archaeologist, their not-so-tiny dog, and owns too many books for such a small abode.