Mercedes Acosta is a US-based Cuban writer, comic artist, and illustrator.
She primarily enjoys creating/editing media for younger audiences. She also works on horror, fantasy, and TTRPG for all ages.
Mercedes is not in any way affiliated with the fraudulent organization known as the United Confederation of Taino People (UCTP).
Mercedes is published!
For a scary story of the sad variety, check out "432 Abercorn" in the spooky Local Haunts Anthology.
Mercedes is also part of the Lobo: King of the Carrumpaw graphic novel, part of the Seton Legacy Project.
Listen to her talk on an Indigenous approach to cosmic horror
from the 2020 Indigi-Show Convention.
Scope out the Decolonizing Fantasy podcast where Mercedes talks about different approaches to fantasy.