Richard Meldrum is an author and academic. Born in Scotland, he moved to Canada in 2010 where he now lives in splendid isolation in rural Ontario with his wife, Sally, and numerous sled dogs. His interest in the supernatural and ghostly is a lifetime obsession and when he isn’t writing or teaching, he is busy working to increase his collection of rare and vintage supernatural books. During the winter months, he trains and races his own team of sled dogs.
Richard specialises in fiction that explores the world through a dark lens. His subject matter ranges from ghosts to serial killers and everything in-between. He has had eighty short stories and drabbles published in a variety of anthologies, e-zines and websites. He has had his work published by Sirens Call Publications, Horrified Press, The Infernal Clock, Trembling with Fear, Smoking Pen Press, Darkhouse Books, and James Ward Kirk Fiction. He is an Affiliate Member of the Horror Writers Association.