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 2015 Clarion West writer and author of the forthcoming The PrEP Diaries from Lethe Press (spring 2017). He is also theĀ author of the speculative poetry chapbooks Skin Job and The Midnight Channel, and volume editor of the Lambda Literary Award finalist Ghosts in Gaslight, Monsters in Steam: Gay City 5.

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.