About Me

professional scribbler + fanatical reader

Nels Challinor is a writer, editor, teacher, and musician, currently living in Seattle, Washington. He specializes in genre fiction – particularly crime, horror, and speculative – although he dabbles in just about everything (including third-person autobiographies like the one you’re reading). Nels is the editor and co-founder of Great Ape, a literary magazine for absurdist humor. He teaches Creative Writing at North Seattle College.