Black Lawrence Press
RICHARD THOMAS was the winner of the "Enter the World of Filaria" contest at ChiZine. He has published over sixty stories online and in print, including the Shivers VI anthology (Cemetery Dance) with Stephen King and Peter Straub, the Warmed and Bound anthology (Velvet Press), Speedloader (Snubnose Press), Murky Depths, Weird Fiction Review, Gargoyle, PANK, Pear Noir!, Word Riot, 3:AM Magazine, and Opium. His debut novel Transubstantiate was released in 2010, and his short story collection, Herniated Roots, in 2012. In his spare time he is a featured book critic at The Nervous Breakdown and a columnist for Lit Reactor. Richard received his MFA from Murray State University and is represented by Paula Munier at the Talcott Notch Literary Agency. For more information visit
Contemporary Literature & Non-Fiction