Néstor David Pastor is a Peruvian-Puerto Rican writer, musician, and journalist born and raised in Queens, New York. He attended Binghamton University and holds an MA in Spanish from Queens College. His writing has been featured by Latino USA, The Nation, Feet in 2 Worlds, 80grados, and OkayAfrica, among other publications. Currently, he works with the Center for Puerto Rican Studies. He is also an Associate Editor for Newtown Literary and the creator of Huellas, a longform storytelling platform. His last recording is a two-song EP called Portraiture.