Doug Murano lives somewhere between Mount Rushmore and the mighty Missouri River. He is the Bram Stoker Award-winning editor of Behold! Oddities, Curiosities and Undefinable Wonders and the co-editor of Bram Stoker Award-nominated Gutted: Beautiful Horror Stories.  He is also a veteran communications pro who has significant copywriting and strategic communications experience in the higher education, healthcare and energy sectors. 

Doug is an Active Member of the Horror Writers Association, and was the organization's promotions and social media coordinator from 2013-15. In 2014, he served on the World Horror Convention's steering committee as its social media director. For his efforts to modernize and professionalize the Horror Writers Association's marketing and P.R. machine, he was awarded 2014 Richard Laymon President's Award for Service, the organization's highest honor for volunteers.

He is represented by Italia Gandolfo of Gandolfo Helin & Fountain Literary Management.  

Hire him! For freelance writing and editing inquiries, please contact doug.murano (at) gmail.com. 

Follow him! Check out @muranofiction on Twitter and @muranofiction on Instagram. 

Buy his books! Visit Doug's Amazon author page. 

Photo by Legacy Photo & Design.

Photo by Legacy Photo & Design.