Nathan Shumate is a writer, artist, editor, and small-press publisher. He has written (and gotten paid for) comic books scripts, screenplays, and various forms of fiction and nonfiction. He is the instigator and publisher of the Lovecraftian pulp space opera Space Eldritch anthologies. He also unleashed LousyBookCovers.com on the world. His webcomic CheapCaffeine.net appears daily. His latest book is The Last Christmas Gift: A Heartwarming Holiday Tale of the Living Dead.