Nancy Holder is a New York Times bestselling author of horror and dark fantasy . She has written dozens of "tie-in" projects for such universes as Beauty and the Beast, Teen Wolf, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Saving Grace, Hulk, Hellboy, Sherlock Holmes, and many others. A 5-time winner of the Bram Stoker Award, her Lovecraft connections include "Pickman's Centerfold, or: The Dunwich Ho," which appeared in Hot Blood XI, as well as “In Arkham Town, Where I was Bound,” forthcoming in Out of Tune (November.) She has taught Lovecraft at the University of California at San Diego and the Stonecoast Creative Writing Program at the University of Southern Maine. She also edits and writes comic books and pulp fiction for Moonstone Books. She lives in San Diego. Join her @nancyholder and on Facebook.