Guignard, Eric J.


That Which Grows Wild (Cemetery Dance Publications), Fiction Collection, 2018

After Death… (Dark Moon Books), Anthology, 2013


Doorways to the Deadeye (JournalStone), First Novel, 2019

Pop the Clutch: Thrilling Tales of Rockabilly, Monsters, and Hot Rod Horror (Dark Moon Books), 2019

A World of Horror (Dark Moon Books), Anthology, 2018

“Dreams of a Little Suicide” (Hell Comes to Hollywood II: Twenty-Two More Tales of Tinseltown Terror (Volume 2)) (Big Time Books), Long Fiction, 2014

Dark Tales of Lost Civilizations (Dark Moon Books), Anthology, 2012

BIO: ERIC J. GUIGNARD is a writer and editor of dark and speculative fiction, operating from the shadowy outskirts of Los Angeles, where he also runs the small press, Dark Moon Books. He’s won the Bram Stoker Award, been a finalist for the International Thriller Writers Award, and a multi-nominee of the Pushcart Prize.

He has over 100 stories and non-fiction works appearing in publications such as Nightmare MagazineGamutBlack StaticShock Totem, and Dark Discoveries Magazine. As editor, Eric’s published six anthologies, such as Dark Tales of Lost CivilizationsAfter Death…, and A World of Horror, a showcase of international horror short fiction.

Additionally he’s created an ongoing series of primers exploring modern masters of literary dark short fiction, titled: Exploring Dark Short Fiction (Vol. 1: Steve Rasnic TemVol. II: Kaaron WarrenVol. III: Nisi ShawlVol. IV: Jeffrey Ford).

Read his novella Baggage of Eternal Night (JournalStone), short story collection, That Which Grows Wild: 16 Tales of Dark Fiction (Cemetery Dance), and watch for forthcoming books, including the novel Crossbuck ’Bo.

Outside the glamorous and jet-setting world of indie fiction, Eric’s a technical writer and college professor, and he stumbles home each day to a wife, children, cats, and a terrarium filled with mischievous beetles. Visit Eric at:, his blog:, or Twitter: @ericjguignard