Chris Gorrie is a poet, writer, editor, and musician from San Diego, California. He holds an MA in English Literature from San Diego State University. The current nonfiction editor of Consequence, he also co-founded Synesthesia Literary Journal and acted as its managing editor for four years. He is the de facto A&R Representative of Reality House West, a Southern California music collective and event production company. His creative work has appeared in literary venues such as The Penn Review, San Diego Poetry Annual, aaduna, Problematique, ANON Magazine, and Duende.