James R. Beach
James R. Beach is the Editor-in-Chief/Publisher of Dark Discoveries Publications — home of the quarterly Horror/Dark Fantasy color print magazine Dark Discoveries. Since 2004, he has published over 15 issues of the slick: a combination of articles, art, fiction and interviews, featuring dedicated issues on H.P. Lovecraft, The Twilight Zone, Fantastic Art, Forrest J Ackerman and Horror Comics, in addition to specials on contemporary genre figures.
Fiction contributors have included William F. Nolan, Brian Lumley, Richard Matheson, Wilum Pugmire and more. Articles and interviews have been provided by Roger Anker, Jason V Brock and others, covering a wide array of topics of interest to the genre, and have included exclusive content from Dan O’Bannon, Ray Bradbury, and H.R. Giger to name but a few. Art/Photos have been supplied by J.K. Potter, Alan M. Clark, Allen Koszowski and other leaders in the field.
Beach has also published three books — NW Horrors, Catalysts, and Darker Discoveries — with a 4th, the anthology The Bleeding Edge: Dark Barriers, Dark Frontiers out in 2009. A joint effort with DD Managing Editor/Art Director and Cycatrix Press publisher Jason V Brock, this landmark book features all-new fiction by Bradbury, Matheson, Nolan, George Clayton Johnson, Joe R. Lansdale, John Shirley and many others.