Matthew Kressel

Matthew Kressel is the author of the Jewish-themed fantasy epic King of Shards. He is a prolific writer of short fiction, his works appearing in the publications Clarkesworld, Lightspeed, Nightmare, io9.com, Interzone, Apex Magazine, the anthologies Naked City, The People of the Book, After, and elsewhere. He is the co-host of the Fantastic Fiction at KGB reading series in Manhattan with Ellen Datlow, and he is (slowly) learning the Yiddish language. By day he writes code for corporations and universities.

Shortening the Way

Surviving Leonard Nimoy's Superhuman Salute

Golem Stories, from Mysticism to Fiction to the Realm of Plausibility