Meet David C. Kopaska-Merkel
Kopaska-Merkel, founding member of the International Vampire Society, has written myriads of poems and stories since the 70s. He won the Rhysling award (Science Fiction Poetry Association) for best long poem in 2006 for a collaboration with Kendall Evans.
He has, since 1986, published Dreams and Nightmares, a magazine of SF and fantasy poetry.
His latest book, Footprints in Stone, co-authored with Ron Buta, describes a fabulous trace-fossil site in Alabama:
|Footprints in Stone|
Nursery Rhyme Noir, Sam’s Dot publishing, 978-09821068-3-9 (fiction), 2008, 2nd printing.
|Brushfires, Sam’s Dot publishing, poetry, 2010|
|The Tin Men (with Kendall Evans), Sam’s Dot, poetry, 2011|
|The Edible Zoo, Sam’s Dot, children’s poetry, 2012|
|Luminous Worlds, Dark Regions Press, 2013, ISBN 978-1-937128-92-0 (poetry). Also available on amazon.com|
|Gods and Monsters (flash fiction), Popcorn Press, 2015|