Bio/Contact Info

Writing as Damien Walters Grintalis, Damien’s short fiction appeared in magazines such as Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Strange Horizons, Interzone, Fireside, Lightspeed, and Daily Science Fiction, and her debut novel, Ink, was released in December 2012 by Samhain Horror.

As Damien Angelica Walters, her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Year's Best Weird Fiction - Volume One, The Best of Electric Velocipede, Streets of Shadows, Nightmare Magazine, Lightspeed, Jamais Vu, Shock Totem, Shimmer, Apex Magazine, Strange Horizons, Daily Science Fiction, Drabblecast, Pseudopod, PodCastle, Glitter & Mayhem, What Fates Impose, and others. 

Sing Me Your Scars, a collection of her short fiction, will be released in January 2015 from Apex Publications. Paper Tigers, a novel, will be released in late 2015 from Dark House Press.

She's also a freelance editor, a staff writer with BooklifeNow, the online companion to Jeff VanderMeer's Booklife: Strategies and Survival Tips for the 21st Century Writer, and until the magazine's closing in 2013, she was an  Associate Editor of the Hugo Award-winning speculative fiction magazine Electric Velocipede.

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