A writer and Parsec Award winning podcaster from Houston, Texas, Paul E Cooley produces free psychological thriller and horror podcasts, essays, and reviews available from Shadowpublications.com and iTunes.
His stories have been listened to by thousands and he has been a guest on such notable podcasts as Podioracket, John Mierau’s “Podcast Teardown,” Geek Out with Mainframe, Shadowcast Audio, and Vertigo Radio Live. In 2010, his short story “Canvas” and novella “Tattoo” were nominated for Parsec Awards. “Tattoo” became a Parsec Award finalist. He has collaborated with New York Times Bestselling author Scott Sigler on the series “The Crypt” and co-wrote the novel “The Rider.” In addition to his writing, Paul has contributed his voice talents to a number of podiofiction productions.
His best-selling novel, The Black, was released in 2014 and won the 2015 Parsec Award for best novel. The next book in the series, The Black: Arrival, was released on May 22nd, 2015. The third novel in the series, The Black: Outbreak, was released in May 2016.
He is a co-host on the renowned Dead Robots’ Society writing podcast and enjoys interacting with readers and other writers.