Simon Gonzalez has written several sci-fi short stories and is currently writing a short novel, Miners. He earned a PhD in biological sciences and has co-authored a few scientific articles, including work on alternative genetic systems.

Born and raised on the border of South Texas, he is thinking about settling down in the hot, cumbia-rich town of San Antonio.


thedataranch.com is dedicated to the first living polymers that led to, then were replaced by, DNA:

May you form and may your true potentials be realized on other, gentler planets.

And may our future interactions be like those of old friends.