Hans Freiwald graduated summa cum laude from Hunter College, New York City in 2016 .  He has a bachelor degree in creative writing, as well as a minor in History.  He has written for Asta Publications, his stories have been published in the Olive Tree Review, has had poetry in consideration for the 2015 Mary Ballard Poetry Prize, and has also written and produced a number of plays and reviews including "The B-Squad," and "Gypsy on the Wings of Forever”— a musical for the Minneapolis Fringe Festival.  He lives in Queens with his long-time partner Megg, their rabbit Frannie, and their three Chihuahuas—Rudy, Warren and Dirt. He is a South Dakota Native.