Zack Be

Zack is an award-winning author, obscure songwriter, and Couple and Family Therapist long trapped in the gravity well of the Washington, DC, area.

Zack is an emerging SFF writer whose work has appeared regularly in Asimov’s Science Fiction and in Analog Science Fiction and Fact. His story “As Able the Air” was a winning story in Writers of the Future vol. 36, the most prestigious contest for emerging SFF authors in the world. In 2023, he was a finalist for the Jim Baen Memorial Science Fiction Award. He is the editor of the Inner Workings anthology. He can be found at