Ramon Loyola co-edits the Discoursing Diaspora project of the creative arts online journal, Verity La. He is a Philippines-born writer of poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and legal scholarly articles. His writing has appeared in various publications, including Cordite Poetry Review, Rambutan Literary, Gargouille, Pink Cover Zine, Husk, Pencilled In, Verity La, Tincture Journal, Peril Magazine, Blank Rune Press, In Short Publishing, Indolent Books’ HIV Here & Now project, VerseWrights, Bluepepper, Australian Latino Press, Paper Lens, Hot Cross Haiku, and in a number of Blank Rune Press anthologies. His latest poetry collection, The Measure of Skin, is part of Vagabond Press’ deciBels chapbook series published in 2018. He lives in Sydney.