E. Michael Lewis


Purveyor of Nightmares

author bio


E. Michael Lewis is an American horror and ghost story enthusiast who studied creative writing at the University of Puget Sound.  He is a lifelong native of the Pacific Northwest.




I know it’s raining. This is Seattle, after all. And yes, it’s black as pitch out there. The clock is striking midnight. Stoke the fire and listen closely: I have a tale to tell.

News & Updates


The Best of the Best Horror of the Year, edited by Ellen Datlow, release date October 2, 2018 features my story 'Cargo'.

Cover design by Erin Seaward-Hiatt.

Flight or Fright, edited by Stephen King and Bev Vincent, release date September 4, 2018 features my story 'Cargo'.

Cover by Francois Vaillancourt.