Louis J.P Mason (Javi) is a self-published author, blogger, podcaster, and poet. They are the creator of and blogger for the WordPress blog “Black Girl with Glasses.” They recently published the political science fiction novel, The One Taken from the Sea of Stars, under the pen name Octavia Davis. Their two poems, “The Wrong One” and “Don’t Look at Me Like That” are featured in 11/9: The Fall of American Democracy. In addition to being an active author, Mason hosts “The Bonfire Talks” on WAYO 104.3 FM, which airs every Saturday at 2:00 p.m. They are also the host of podcast “Black Girl with Glasses” on SoundCloud. In their spare time, they read, binge on Facebook, and spend time with beloved cat-son, Tobias. Follow “Black Girl with Glasses” on Facebook, Twitter, SoundCloud, and WordPress.