Glo­ria Diaz has writ­ten pro­fes­sion­al­ly since the ear­ly 1990s. Her work has appeared in Bust online. She has self-pub­lished three books of short fic­tion. Served Cold: Tales of Revenge and Redemp­tion is avail­able on Lulu​.com. Any­thing for George­town and Oth­er Sto­ries, and Tick­le Your Fan­cy are col­lec­tions of erot­ic fic­tion pub­lished under the pen name of Janell Eliz­a­beth Mey­er, and are also avail­able on Lulu​.com. Pre­vi­ous­ly, she free­lanced for WhatzUp and wrote a humor/​general inter­est col­umn, Buenos Diaz”, for the Fort Wayne Read­er. She is work­ing on her sec­ond nov­el, com­bin­ing humor with erot­ic fic­tion, which she describes as Brid­get Jones’s Diary meets Fifty Shades of Grey. She is a native of Fort Wayne, Indi­ana, where she still lives.
Labor
From Academic to Assembly Line Worker: My Life of Precarity in Middle America