Alan Draven was born the same year Canadian slasher film “Black Christmas” hit theatres. He lives in Montreal, Canada. His stories have been published online, in magazines, and anthologies. They can be found in two collections: The Bitternest Chronicles and Spooky Showcase. His two first novels, Bitternest and Fractured Time, were published in 2007 and 2011 respectively. In 2008, he edited the gothic anthology Sinister Landscapes which went on to become a number one Amazon bestseller. Nocturnal Offerings, published by Black Bed Sheet Books in the fall of 2013, is his third novel. He can be reached 24 hours a day via Facebook at facebook.com/bitternest and on his blog at http://bitternest.blogspot.com/
Frances has a Masters in Fiction Writing from Johns Hopkins and works as a technical writer during the day, where she attempts to make software exciting.