David Peak is the author of the black metal horror novel Corpsepaint (Word Horde, 2018). His other books include Eyes in the Dust (Dunhams Manor, 2016), The Spectacle of the Void (Schism, 2014), and The River Through the Trees (Blood Bound Books, 2013). Other writing has appeared or is forthcoming in places such as Year's Best Weird Fiction Volume 5 (Undertow Publications), Serial Killing: A Philosophical Anthology (Schism), Denver Quarterly, Electric Literature, and 3:AM. He lives in Chicago where he operates Blue Square Press.

An extensive list of publications can be viewed here.
Thrilled to announce that my short short story "The Schoolmaster" will be published in Nox Pareidolia, the next anthology from Nightscape Press.
My novelette "The Gutter at the Bottom of the World" was published in Pluto in Furs, an anthology from Plutonian Press.
My short story "The Final Diagnosis of Doctor Lazare" was recorded by the Horror Tales podcast. Thanks to Max Ablitzer for his incredible sound design and to the full cast for all their hard work.
I'm very excited to announce that my latest essay, "Horror of the Real: H. P. Lovecraft's Old Ones and Contemporary Speculative Philosophy," will be published in Diseases of the Head (punctum books, 2020). Many thanks to Matt Rosen for making this happen.
My essay "Nothing Will Have Happened: Speculation and Horror in the Anthropocene" is now available in Thinking Horror (Volume 2).
My essay "Horror Religiosus: The Dark Passions of Mark Samuels" is now available in Vastarien (Volume 2, Issue 1).

Honestly shocked and humbled to announce that Dilatando Mentes Editorial has purchased the Spanish-language rights to my novel Corpsepaint. Being translated into a foreign language is a dream come true for me, and my book couldn't have found a better home away from home. More details soon.
My story "Dead Babies" is up at the Fanzine.
Joseph Scapellato interviewed me for the Brooklyn Rail. We talk about Corpsepaint, black metal, the difference between horror and fantasy, notions of genre, and more.
Twice-Told: A Collection of Doubles, which includes my story "The Final Diagnosis of Doctor Lazare," is now available.
Happy to announce that my novelette "The Gutter at the Bottom of the World" will be published in Pluto in Furs, a forthcoming anthology published by Plutonian Press.
Year's Best Weird Fiction Volume Five, which contains my story "House of Abjection," is now available in hardcover and paperback from Undertow Publications.
My doppelganger story, "The Final Diagnosis of Doctor Lazare," will be published in Twice-Told: A Collection of Doubles.
My essay "Dark Matter: Notes on the Origins of Cosmic Horror" is up at the Plutonian.
My poems "Factory Work" and "Dark Matter" were published by Burning House Press.