R. L. Meza is an author of horror and dark science fiction. Her work has been published in Nightmare, Dark Matter Magazine, Dark Recesses Press, and The Dread Machine. She is an active member of the Horror Writers Association. Her debut novel Our Love Will Devour Us will be published in May 2023 by Dark Matter INK. Meza lives in a century-old Victorian house on the coast of northern California with her husband and the collection of strange animals they call family.