John Opalenik has released four books, including the novellas The Primeval and The Primeval II, The Blue Beneath the Mountain, and Among the Willows & Other Strange Tales, a collection of horror western short stories. John is an active member of the Horror Writer's Association. Outside of writing, he is a teacher and lives with his wife, their dog Zoey, and their son Ben. Order his books online or in person through River Bend Bookshop in Glastonbury and West Hartford, CT, as well as on Amazon. Visit his website to learn more about his work and to find links to his various social media presences, and even listen to the first chapter of The Primeval II. Stay tuned: John and the HWA are working on a few events, including some halfway-to-Halloween events.