Kater Cheek is a graduate of Clarion San Diego, class of 2007.
Kater has sold work to Weird Tales, and Fantasy Magazine among others. Her short story “Voice Like a Cello” was chosen for the Locus Recommended Reading list for 2009. She has contributions in The Living Dead and Last Drink Bird Head.
Kater is also an artist with more than twenty years of experience, primarily in sculptural and utilitarian art. When not writing, she throws pots, binds books, and plays with molten glass. She has folk danced professionally, taught English in Japan for two years, and spent five months backpacking alone through Europe. She has learned six languages and forgotten four of them. Her garden kicks ass.
To read her reviews and blog about the writing life, visit www.katercheek.com For a more detailed resume and portfolio, see her artblog: www.catherinecheek.com For a hilarious and inappropriate comic about chickens, see her webcomic: www.coopdegrace.com
on Nov. 14, 2013 :
Wonderful! Two stories that make you shiver while you're smiling. It's a difficult thing to achieve, but, as the author says in an afterword -
"I also wanted... to hit the difficult middle mark between humor and horror."
Spot on, Ms. Cheek, spot on.
(review of free book)