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About the author

Angel Leigh McCoy is the creative force behind the Wyrdwood novel series and the Dire Multiverse world, including the “Dire Multiverse” audio drama, the Danika Dire video game (in production), and various works of fiction to come. You might know her through her ten years of work as a narrative designer for the online fantasy game Guild Wars 2 or through her short fiction. She has published 20+ horror and dark fantasy short stories in publications such as Strange Aeons, Necrotic Tissue, Beast Within 2, Fear of the Dark, and Growing Dread: Biopunk Visions, among others.

Her short story "Outlaws" was chosen for the Best Women's Erotica of the Year, vol. 5, 2019. Her story “Crack O’Doom,” printed in the anthology Fear of the Dark earned her an honorable mention in Ellen Datlow’s Best Horror of the Year, volume 4, 2012.

She wears many other hats as well, including editor, game designer, and audiobook narrator. You can keep an eye on her whirlwind at and @angelmccoy on Twitter and Facebook.