D. T. Neal is a fiction writer and editor living in Chicago. He won second place in the 2008 Aeon Award for his short story, “Aegis,” and has been published in Albedo One, Ireland’s premier magazine of science fiction, horror, and fantasy.
He is the author of the werewolf horror novel, Saamaanthaa (2011) and the sequel, The Happening (2015), the vampire novel, Suckage (2013), the Lovecraftian horror-thriller, Chosen (2012), the creature feature novella, Relict (2013) and the eco-horror novella, Summerville (2013). He is currently working on several new science fiction, fantasy, and thriller stories.
• 2008 Aeon Award, Second Place for “Aegis”
• 2009 Honorable Mention, “Best Horror of the Year,” edited by Ellen Datlow for “Aegis” and “Rotgut.”
• Runner-up, 2013 Best New Novel by a Chicagoan, Chicago Reader, for “Suckage”
• Shortlisted for the 2012 Aeon Award for “Day of the Nightfish.”