Joseph R. G. DeMarco


Joseph R.G. DeMarco lives and writes in Philadelphia and Montréal. Several of his stories have been anthologized in the Quickies series published by Arsenal Pulp Press, in Men Seeking Men (Painted Leaf Press) and in Charmed Lives (Lethe Press). His essays have been published in anthologies including Gay Life, Hey Paisan!, We Are Everywhere, BlackMen WhiteMen, Men’s Lives, Paws and Reflect, The International Encyclopedia of Marriage and Famiyl, the Encyclopedia of Men and Masculinites, and The Gay and Lesbian Review Worldwide among others.
He has also written extensively for the gay/lesbian press and was a correspondent for The Advocate, In Touch, Gaysweek. His work has been featured in The New York Native, the Philadelphia Gay News (PGN), Gay Community News, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Chroma, and a number of other publications.
In 1983, his PGN article “Gay Racism” was awarded the prize for excellence in feature writing by the Gay Press Association and was anthologized in We Are Everywhere, Black Men, White Men, and Men’s Lives.
He was Editor-in-Chief of The Weekly Gayzette; Editor-in-Chief of New Gay Life, and has been an editor or contributing editor for a number of publications including Il Don Gennaro, and Gaysweek. Currently his is the Editor-in-Chief of Mysterical-E ( an online mystery magazine.
One of his greatest loves is mystery (all kinds) but he also has an abiding interest in alternate history, speculative fiction, young adult fiction, vampires, werewolves, science fiction, the supernatural, mythology, and more.

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