Author Biography and Bibliography
Steve Rasnic Tem has sold over two hundred short stories to date to such publications as The Saint Magazine, Twilight Zone Magazine, The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Isaac Asimov's SF Magazine, The Dodd, Mead Gallery of Horror, Year's Best Fantasy & Horror, Best New Horror, Snow White Blood Red, Shadows, Cutting Edge, and England's Fear Magazine, Fantasy Tales, The 3rd Alternative, New Crimes, and Crime Wave. Some have been collected in the volumes City Fishing and The Far Side of the Lake.
He has a Masters in Creative Writing from Colorado State University, where he studied poetry under Bill Tremblay and fiction under Warren Fine.
He's been awarded the Bram Stoker Award, the British Fantasy Award, the International Horror Guild Award, and the World Fantasy Award for his short fiction. His novels include Excavation and The Book of Days. He has illustrated his own work for Wormhole Books, the Imagination Box CD, and the short animated film "The Swimmer." He is married to the writer Melanie Tem. They live in Denver, a short distance from their four children and three granddaughters.
Photo by Steve Rasnic Tem