Ruben Rodriguez is an artist and writer from Southern California, residing in Albuquerque where he studies poetry. He is the fiction editor of The Great American Literary Magazine. To pay the bills he turns dollars into more dollars by selling vintage clothing. His poetry and fiction has been been deemed fit for consumption by literary journals across the United States. In 2015, We Do What We Want, a chapbook of experimental prose & paintings, was released by Orange Monkey Publishing. This page was created out of vanity.