David J. Rank is a published author of dark fiction, editor, and recovering journalist. His short stories, flash fiction, and micro stories have been published in regional literary publications and online in The Absent Willow Review, Acidic Fiction, AlienSkin, Apollo’s Lyre, Bewildering Stories, Every Day Fiction, Flashes in the Dark, Macabre Cadaver, MicroHorror, Pulchritude Press, and the print anthologies The Grays, published by JWK Fiction, and Wisconsin Review II, published by the WWA Press. Founder and director of the nonprofit Novel-In-Progress Bookcamp & Retreat residential writing programs, he is a member of the Horror Writers Association and both the Wisconsin Writers Association and Chicago Writers Association, president of the WWA from 2013 to 2016. A resident of eastern Wisconsin, he is working on a horror novel, a gothic romance novel, and a science fiction mystery series.