Colin Newton is a writer from Los Angeles who is interested covering in psychology and wellness, traditional medicine, consciousness expansion, religious experience, and futurism. He has a bachelor’s degree in journalism/religious studies from California State University, Northridge. His work has appeared in The Ignatian Literary Magazine, Westwind, The Argonaut and The Abstract Elephant Magazine. In 2018, he was an artist-in-residence at Oregon State University’s Shotpouch Cabin. He blogs about monsters, media and metaphysics at IdolsAndRealities.wordpress.com.