Dark Notes Press founder, comic book writer, and occasional DJ, Kurt Amacker is from New Orleans, Louisiana. He graduated from Loyola University in 2002. He began writing his first miniseries, Dead Souls, while recovering from an injury in the United States Marine Corps. After the first issue was published by Seraphemera Books in 2008, he continued writing comics while DJing at several Goth nights in the French Quarter. His work has been publicly praised by AlanMoore, Hart Fisher, and Victor Gischler. He also co-produces the yearly Fangtasia vampire ball with Jyrki 69 of The 69 Eyes. He is currently working on his first novel.He continues to live in New Orleans with his wife, Sabrina, and their black cats, Vlad and Erzsebet.
Dani Filth, singer and lyricist of Cradle of Filth, is an outspoken and dourly colourful figure in the rock world. In addition to numerous TV and journalistic features, he has also starred in the cult British horror film Cradle of Fear, been arrested outside the Vatican, run as a mascot for Queens Park Rangers, co-written The Gospel Of Filth with occult historian Gavin Baddeley, and successfully managed to bring the dead back to life for a barbecue in Dedham.Dani Filth lives at home in the Witch-County of Suffolk with his wife and daughter, two Egyptian mummies, a black Dalek, and once, the skeleton of an notorious East Coast pirate lit up under glass in his kitchen.
Marc Moorash is one portion of the keepers of the seraphemera bookhaus, along with his love Ava Dawn Heydt (often referred to as Mama Bird) and their son Lucian Archer (known in his writings as The Little Man). When he can, he puts ink to the page and page to the spine and cover to the eyes of the world. He is, along with Mama Bird, co-editor of the Garbanzo Literary Journal. Read more at and www.garbanzoliteraryjournal.org.