Steve Rasnic Tem, a past winner of the Bram Stoker, World Fantasy, and British Fantasy Awards, has published more than four hundred and seventy short stories. Recent collections include The Night Doctor & Other Tales (Centipede) and Thanatrauma: Stories (Valancourt). His novel Ubo is a dark science fictional tale about violence and its origins, featuring such viewpoint characters as Jack the Ripper and Stalin. Yours to Tell: Dialogues on the Art & Practice of Writing, written with his late wife Melanie, is available from Apex Books. You can visit his home on the web at www.stevetem.com.