Natalie Mesnard is a literary novelist and game designer interested in the human relationship with new technology.

Natalie's writing—short fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, book reviews, and interviews—can be read online, and in print literary magazines such as The Gettysburg Review and Copper Nickel. She blogs at Medium.com, and is currently completing a speculative near-future science fiction novel centered on Millennial culture, augmented reality, and secular spirituality.

DemocraSea, Natalie's board game designed in collaboration with Patrick D. Watson as Oat & Noodle Studios, won the Craft, Theme, and Marketability awards for CUDO Plays Season 3, and was an Official Selection for IndieCade 2016. A new board game is currently in development.