Author photo 2018Wesley Southard is the Splatterpunk Award-winning author of The Betrayed, Closing Costs, One For The Road, Resisting Madness, Slaves to Gravity (with Somer Canon) and Cruel Summer, and has had short stories appear in outlets such as Cover of Darkness Magazine, Eulogies II: Tales from the Cellar and Clickers Forever: A Tribute to J.F. Gonzalez.  When not watching numerous hours of ice hockey, he spends his free time reading and drinking copious amounts of Diet Dr. Pepper.  He is also a graduate of the Atlanta Institute of Music, and he currently lives in South Central Pennsylvania with his wife and their cavalcade of animals.