Nick Mamatas is the author of several novels, including I Am Providence, and the forthcoming Hexen Sabbath. His short fiction has appeared in Best American Mystery Stories, Tor.com, Asimov’s Science Fiction, and many other venues. As an anthologist, he co-edited Haunted Legends with Ellen Datlow, The Future is Japanese and Hanzai Japan with Masumi Washington, and Mixed Up with Molly Tanzer. He edits Japanese SF and Studio Ghibli tie-in books in translation for VIZ Media to pay the bills. Nick’s editorial work and short fiction has been variously nominated for the Hugo, World Fantasy, Bram Stoker, and Locus awards.