Alexandru Constantin is currently an active duty U.S. Navy Corpsman living in Japan. As a Corpsman, he’s served most of his time with the USMC, and in 2010, deployed to Helmand province, Afghanistan. When he is not busy taking care of Marines and Sailors or adventuring with his amazing wife, he writes action-packed Science Fiction and Fantasy. Check him out at BarbarianBookClub.com.
Deborah L. Davitt was b orn on an Army base in Washington state, was raised in Nevada, and currently lives in Houston, Texas, with her husband and son. She’s worked as a technical writer on contracts involving nuclear submarines, NASA, and computer manufacturing. Her poetry has received Rhysling and Pushcart nominations and has appeared in over twenty journals; her short fiction has earned a finalist showing for the Jim Baen Adventure Fantasy Award (2018) and has appeared in InterGalactic Medicine Show, Compelling Science Fiction, and Galaxy’s Edge. For more about her work, including her Edda-Earth novels, please see www.edda-earth.com.
Wendy Nikel is a speculative fiction author with a degree in elementary education, a fondness for road trips, and a terrible habit of forgetting where she’s left her cup of tea. Her short fiction has been published by Daily Science Fiction, Nature: Futures, and is forthcoming from Analog and Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Her time travel novella series, beginning with “The Continuum,” is available from World Weaver Press. For more info, visit wendynikel.com.
Nancy Kilpatrick is an award-winning writer and editor. She has published 21 novels, 1 non-fiction book, over 220 short stories and 6 collections of her short fiction, comic books, a graphic novel, and she has edited 15 anthologies. Her work has been translated into 7 languages. Her writing and editing falls into these genres: Dark Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Erotic Horror, Sci-Fi. She writes under her name, and the noms de plume Amarantha Knight and Desirée Knight (Amarantha’s kid sister!). Nancy has been a four time Bram Stoker Award finalist, a seven time Aurora Award finalist, a two time Paris Book Festival winner for anthologies, the ForeWord Reviewers Award silver winner for collections, the winner of the Murder, Mayhem & the Macabre award; The Standing Stone short fiction winner award; Interzon winner; and winner of the Arthur Ellis Award for best mystery story. She lives with her calico cat Fedex in lovely Montréal. When not writing, she travels planet Earth–the Great Curio Cabinet–in search of cemeteries, ossuaries, catacombs, mummies and Danse Macabre artwork. Visit her site at nancykilpatrick.com.
Jeremy Billingsley is a published author with a number of short stories under his belt, as well as two novels, Samhain and Eyes Only Book One: A Mind Full of Scorpions. He has an MFA in creative writing and lives and teaches in Northwest Arkansas.
Jason Duke is a U.S. Army, Iraq War veteran. His crime fiction has been published in magazines such as Thuglit, Spinetingler, Plots With Guns, Beat to a Pulp, and Shotgun Honey and his science fiction and military sci-fi have won Honorable Mention and Semi-Finalist in L. Ron Hubbard’s Writers of the Future. Born and raised in Arizona, he writes stories about the good, the bad, and the ugly of his Southwestern culture and his experiences in the military and Iraq.
David Demaret is a French artist. His work is available on DeviantArt.