Migueltzinta was raised in Mexico and California. He writes across several genres and works in various other mediums including performance, video and installation. His favored themes include questions of power, gender, territory, perversity, institutional intrigue and the Wild West. He identifies as Mestizxxx. His work has appeared in The Indiana Review and Midnight Breakfast, among others. He lives in a small town in Alberta, and is very gay and very trans.