Matthew Kressel is a three time Nebula Award Finalist, a World Fantasy Award Finalist, and a Eugie Award Finalist. He is also the creator of the Moksha submissions system. NPR Books called his first novel King of Shards, “Majestic, resonant reality-twisting madness.” His short fiction has or will appeared in Lightspeed, F&SF, Clarkesworld, Analog, Nightmare, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, The Year's Best Science Fiction and Fantasy, and The Best Science Fiction of the Year, as well as many other places. His work has been translated into nine languages. And he is the co-host of Fantastic Fiction at KGB reading series in New York with Ellen Datlow. You can find him online @mattkressel or