Garrett Peck has a background in theatrical production. He's been a longtime fan of the horror genre, eagerly devouring horror novels and colllections since he was a child. He now writes his own horror fiction, is a prolific book reviewer for several horror publications and has now edited three anthologies. His earliest influences were the short fiction of Robert Bloch and Ray Bradbury. Other formative influences include Ira Levin, Stephen King, Peter Straub and Graham Masterton. More recent influences include Simon Clark, Tim Lebbon and Lucius Shepard. more...