About the Author

Michael MinnisMichael Minnis has held a variety of avocations including house painter, warehouse maintenance man, machine parts quality control inspector, grocery night-stock clerk, sign-maker, amateur WW II historian, news reporter and columnist, and political cartoonist.

In a departure from The People’s Hare, Mike’s previous work in gothic fiction earned him appearances in the anthologies Dead but Dreaming (2002), Reves d’Ulthar (2002), Eldritch Blue (2004), Lost Worlds of Space and Time (2004), Horrors Beyond (2007), and Arkham Tales (2007).  A collection of his stories, Anencephalous und andere vergiftete Traume, was published in Germany as well (2005).

His short story Salt Air (Dead But Dreaming) was chosen for Honorable Mention in Datlow and Windling’s 16th Edition of The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror in 2008.  Additionally, he has received endorsements from T. E. D. Klein, Mark Samuels, and Thomas Ligotti for his short gothic fiction.




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