Performing at Catherine Blake Smith's "Spin the Bottle" show at Annex Theatre. Photo by ian Johnston of Dangerpants Photography.
Performing at Catherine Blake Smith’s “Spin the Bottle” show at Annex Theatre. Photo by Ian Johnston of Dangerpants Photography.

Evan J. Peterson is a Clarion West writer and author of  The PrEP Diaries from Lethe Press. His other books include the horror poetry chapbooks Skin Job and The Midnight Channel and the Lambda Literary Award finalist anthology, Ghosts in Gaslight, Monsters in Steam: Gay City 5. His current project is Drag Star!, a text-based RPG and interactive novel available in early 2019 from Choice of Games, in which players compete in a drag performance reality show.

Evan’s fiction, nonfiction, and poetry have appeared in Weird Tales, BoingBoing, The Stranger, The Rumpus, Best Gay Stories 2015, The Queer South Anthology, Unspeakable Horror 2, Queers Destroy Horror, Nightmare Magazine, Drawn to Marvel: Poems from the Comic Books, Arcana: The Tarot Poetry Anthology, and Aim for the Head: An Anthology of Zombie Poetry. He was the founding Editor-in-Chief of Minor Arcana Press.

Some days you just have to settle for the bronze.