María Badillo is an award-winning writer authoring dark fiction and poetry. Published works can be found in Parhelion Literary Magazine's 2021 Halloween Issue, Lingering in the Margins poetry anthology, Style Weekly Magazine, and Paranormal Daily, amongst others. Badillo is also the author of In Her Bones dark poetry chapbook.
Badillo's memberships include the Horror Writers Association and its Virginia Chapter, James River Writers, and Creatives for Climate. Badillo holds a master's degree in creative writing from Goldsmiths, University of London.
Badillo's first publication appeared in the 2002 Anthology of Poetry by Young Americans, sparking a lifelong ambition for authorhood. A writer with wanderlust, Badillo spends time meditating in nature, hiking, camping, and enjoying intentional living and travel.