Joseph S. Pulver, Sr., is the author of the novels The Orphan Palace and Nightmare’s Disciple, and he has written many short stories that have appeared in magazines and anthologies, including “Weird Fiction Review”, “Lovecraft eZine”, Ellen Datlow’s Best Horror of the Year, S. T. Joshi’s Black Wings (I and III), Book of Cthulhu, The Children of Old Leech, Year’s Best Weird Fiction. His highly–acclaimed short story collections, Blood Will Have Its Season, SIN & ashes, and Portraits of Ruin, were published by Hippocampus Press. He edited A Season in Carcosa and the Bram Stoker nominated and Shirley Jackson Award winning The Grimscribe’s Puppets. He has two new collections of weird fiction upcoming, A House of Hollow Wounds, and The Protocols of Ugliness, both edited by Jeffrey Thomas. Joe is currently editing several new anthologies, including Cassilda’s Song, The Leaves of a Necronomicon, and Born Under A Bad Sign.