Rob Smales is the author of Echoes of Darkness and the award-winning Dead of Winter as well as over two dozen published short stories. He is a past Pushcart nominee and was recognized on Ellen Datlow’s 2014 Best of Horror honorable mention list. He is the editor of Demonic Visions 5, and co-editor of Insanity Tales II and III. A thorough editor with a friendly, honest approach, Rob preserves the writer’s voice while working with the author to make the material relatable and engaging. Read his full editing résumé here.