about the author

Porter Huddleston is a current semi-finalist in The OZMA Book Awards for Fantasy Fiction and a current semi-finalist in The Paranormal Book Awards for Supernatural Fiction. He is the grand prize winner of the 2019 VanderMey Nonfiction Prize, a finalist in The 47th New Millennium Award for Nonfiction, and an emerging author of light fantasy novels (El On EarthFab 28), short fiction (A View of Bea BentonThe Son You Bore for ThisDark ParadeSurfers of Golgarten), flash fiction (Tillamook, Polarized, Last Look, Sticks, Failed State), and creative nonfiction (In a Yellow WoodThe Foundation Above UsA Kind of RefugeWhispering to Our SonsMan on the Cairo Train). Prior to dedicating himself to creative writing, he served as Creative Strategist for Intel, Managing Editor for Habitat for Humanity International, Proofreader and Business Affairs Liaison for Wieden+Kennedy, and Chief Digital Officer for Brown, Parker & DeMarinis.