John F.D. Taff has been writing for about 25 years now, with more than 80 short stories and four novels in print. Six of his stories have been awarded honorable mention in Datlow’s Best Horror of the Year. His collection Little Deaths was named the best horror fiction collection of 2012 by HorrorTalk. His 2014 collection of novellas, The End in All Beginnings, was published by Grey Matter Press. Jack Ketchum called it “the best novella collection I’ve read in years,” and it was a finalist for a Bram Stoker Award® for Superior Achievement in a Fiction Collection.
Upcoming stories will appear in Not Your Average Monster 2, Horror Library Vol. 6, Cutting Block Single Slices and Gutted: Beautiful Horror Stories.
He lives in the wilds of Illinois with a wife, a cat and three pugs.