My name is Thersa Matsuura. I ’ m a Clarion West 2015 graduate and recipient of the HWA ’ s Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley Scholarship. My most recent book are Black Static, Dark Regions Press ’ Madhouse Anthology, and the Fortean Times. I have story forthcoming in Alessandro Manzetti ’ s THE BEAUTY IN DEATH anthology. My short story collection ( A ROBE OF FEATHERS AND OTHER STORIES) was published by Counterpoint LLC.
I ’ m a long-term expat and have lived half my life in small fishing own in Japan. I 'm fluent in Japanese and use his to research parts of the culture that are familia to a western audience. I then spin this information into my own short fiction.
I lso have a blo: http: //www.uncannyjapan.com/
And a Patreon page: https: //www.patreon.com/thersamatsuura