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Maribel Rubio is a Chicanx writer, artist, and social justice activist. Born in El Paso Texas, she is a first-generation Mexican-American. She received a Bachelor’s degree in International Business from the University of Texas at El Paso and an MBA from Columbia College in Missouri. Maribel currently lives in Dallas and in her free time, she loves to travel and explore nature through hiking and camping. In addition to having a short story and a poem published in the book, Stuff I Never Told Anyone: Finding Power in the Shadow of Shame, Maribel is currently working on her second novel.