Patrick Scalisi is a journalist, communications professional, and fiction author from Connecticut. He has published stories in several magazines, including The Willows, Neo-opsis, and ReadShortFiction.com, among others.
In addition, his short stories have appeared in a number of fiction anthologies, including An Honest Lie Vol. 2, Shadowplay, and Penny Dread Tales Vol. 1. Pat also served as the editor of The Ghost Is the Machine, a bestselling anthology of steampunk-horror stories from Post Mortem Press.
Pat’s debut book, The Horse Thieves and Other Tales of the New West was released by the now-defunct Hazardous Press in 2014. He is currently working on additional novels.
Aside from his fiction, Pat is also an award-winning journalist, with a current focus on art, gaming, storytelling, and pop culture. The portfolio section of his website has several samples of this work.
When he’s not writing, Pat enjoys watching way too many movies than are good for him, reading more books than he has shelves for and playing the collectible card game Magic: The Gathering.