Originally from Baltimore and inspired by Poe, David wrote his first horror story at the age of 10, a harrowing tale of a young boy and an evil monkey. 25 years and 3000 miles later, David is now living in the San Francisco bay area working as a writer and professional game developer.
His short fiction has appeared in the Acidic Fiction e-zine and in the quarterly horror anthology, Infernal Ink. The Aeschylus is his first novel.
When 250 oil workers mysteriously vanish from The Aeschylus offshore drilling platform, corporate heiress Kate McCreedy leads an investigative team deep into the south Atlantic. The unimaginable awaits in this political thriller meets horror novel from debut novelist David Barclay.