LP Hernandez writes horror for the thinking person. He began writing stories as a child, wanting to create worlds like his literary idols. His work has been featured on the NoSleep Podcast and several compilation books, including Monstronomicon, Tavistock Galleria, and the upcoming Sirens at Midnight. He was a finalist in the 2018 NYC Midnight Flash Fiction contest as well as the 2011 Writer's Digest Short Story (Horror) Competition. His first collection of short stories, Dreadful: Tales of the Dead and Dying, was published in 2015. This year he will publish The Rat King, an illustrated collection of short stories and novellas.