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Eric Miller's speculative short story On the Mountain appears in the May 2020 issue of GALAXY'S EDGE magazine (issue 44), his zombie comedy tale Culling the Herd made the BEST HORROR OF THE YEAR VOLUME 7 rec list, his horror short The Patch appeared in the anthology HALLOWEEN TALES, and he wrote a chapter on screenwriting in HORROR 201: THE SILVER SCREAM. He has also contributed stories such as Doggie Day Afternoon, Early Birds, and Alien Concept to the online literary magazine www.HotValleyWriters.com. He has written numerous other as-yet unpublished short stories and is working on his second horror novel.
As a professional screenwriter, Miller’s produced works include THE SHADOW MEN, MASK MAKER, NIGHT SKIES, SWAMP SHARK, and the SyFy Channel hit ICE SPIDERS, which was said by the Hollywood Reporter to be "…first rate entertainment.” He has written a number of screenplays that are in development, including DOG SOLDIERS II for Kismet Entertainment. He has optioned other screenplays and has been hired to write both horror and science fiction scripts by several companies.
Through his small press BIG TIME BOOKS, Miller is the publisher and editor of several fiction anthologies, including the Bram Stoker Award-nominated HELL COMES TO HOLLYWOOD and its imaginatively titled sequel HELL COMES TO HOLLYWOOD II, the trucking-themed 18 WHEELS OF HORROR, and the upcoming 18 WHEELS OF SCIENCE FICTION planned for a summer 2018 release.
Miller’s poem I Haunt This Place appeared in the HWA POETRY SHOWCASE VOLUME 4, while his Orion the Hammer and Zero poems can be found on Hot Valley Writers.
He is an Active member of the Horror Writers Association, and when not writing, works in various jobs in the Entertainment Industry. He lives in Los Angeles most of the time.