Oghenechovwe Donald Ekpeki is a Nigerian writer & editor. He won the Nommo award for best short story by an African & co-edited the Dominion Anthology. He has works in Tor & Strange Horizons, & is the author of the Ife-Iyoku novella.
Elizabeth Chatsworth is a British author and actor based in CT. She loves to write of rogues, rebels, and renegades across time and space. Elizabeth is a ’20 Writers Of The Future winner. Her debut novel THE BRASS QUEEN will be published in Jan. ’21.
Carrie Vaughn’s work includes the Philip K. Dick Award winning novel Bannerless, the New York Times Bestselling Kitty Norville urban fantasy series, over twenty novels and upwards of 100 short stories.
Yolen is a past president of SFWA, winner of 2 Nebulas 3 World Fantasy Awards. Her 400th book will be out in 2021.
Kimberly created her first videogame back when the 80-column card was the new hot thing. This turned a literary love of science fiction into a full blown obsession with the intersection of technology and humanity.
Susan Forest is the author of Aurora Award-winning Bursts of Fire (2019). The second novel of her seven-volume Addicted to Heaven series, Flights of Marigold, confronts issues of addictions in an epic fantasy world of intrigue and betrayal.
Simone Snaith is a Los Angeles-based author of Fantasy, Young Adult, and Urban Fantasy. BETWEEN THE WATER & THE WOODS (Holiday House Books), a YA Fantasy featuring illustrations by Sara Kipin, is her first traditionally published novel.
PUBLISHERS WEEKLY called Mike Allen’s newest horror collection, AFTERMATH OF AN INDUSTRIAL ACCIDENT, “nightmare fuel” in a starred review. A Nebula, Shirley Jackson and two-time World Fantasy Award finalist, Mike muses on Twitter at @mythicdelirium.
Charles E. Gannon’s Caine Riordan series (all best-sellers; 4 Nebula finalists; many other noms/awards) is soon joined by The Vortex of Worlds series (epic fantasy). Coathor in var. NYT-best IPs, he received 5 Fulbrights while Dist. Prof. of English.
Sold 23 novels @publishers in the UK, US, & Canada, & 90 shorts @pro mkts. Won Arthur Ellis Award; shortlist: Aurora, Nebula, PK Dick, Endeavour (3X), Van Vogt, Neffy. Inductee, Canadian SFF Hall of Fame. “Criminally underrated” – George R.R. Martin