Pamela K. Kinney gave up ignoring the voices in her head and now writes award-winning, best-selling horror, fantasy, science fiction, poetry, and non-fiction. Her short story, “Bottled Spirits,” was runner-up for the 2013 WSFA Small Press Award. She has published an urban fantasy novel, a science fiction novella, and has appeared in various anthologies and magazines. Her horror poem, “Dementia,” (published in HWA Poetry Showcase, Vol. VII in 2020) was one of five named as “best in the book” in Best Horror of the Year, Volume 13. She has six non-fiction ghost books. The third one, Virginia’s Haunted Historic Triangle: Williamsburg, Yorktown, Jamestown, and Other Haunted Locations, is now in its second printing with extra stories and new ghostly images. She will have several short stories and an article available in upcoming anthologies and an ezine in 2022. Her latest non-fiction book, Werewolves, Dogmen, and Other Shapeshifters Stalking America, will be released on April 26, 2022 by Dreampunk Press.

Besides writing, Pamela has acted on stage and film and investigates the paranormal on episodes of Paranormal World Seekers for AVA Productions. She is a member of both the Virginia Writers Club and the Horror Writers Association. Learn more about her at