Matias Travieso-Diaz is a Cuban-American engineer and attorney, retired after half a century of professional practice. Following retirement, he has taken up creative writing and authored many short stories of various lengths and genres. Over two dozen of his stories have appeared or are scheduled to appear or are scheduled to appear in paying magazines, including the New Reader Magazine; the Dual Coast Magazine; the Lite Lit One Journal; the Theme of Absence Magazine; the Night to Dawn Magazine; the Jerry Jazz Magazine; the Dream of Shadows Magazine; Jitter Press; the Bethlehem Writers Roundtable; Emerging Worlds; The Patchwork Raven; Czykmate Productions—How HORROR-able Anthology; the New Orbit Magazine; Clarendon House—Maelstrom: The Inner Circle Writers’ Group Literary Anthology 2019; the New Accelerator; Tell-Tale Press; Gypsum Sound Tales; Alban Lake Publishing—Frostfire Worlds; Selene Quarterly Magazine; Somos en Escrito; The Literary Hatchet; Aurora Wolf; Four Star Stories; Aurelia Leo; Owl Hollow Press; David Higgins—Outsiders Within, and Scared Street.
He describes himself as “notorious Cuban, Animal Farm’s goat, Green Bay Packers and Barça fan, and lover of dogs, jazz, opera, Italian food and vino.”
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