James Ward Kirk is the publisher and editor of the annual anthologies Indiana Horror, Indiana Science Fiction and Indiana Crime. His recently published anthologies include Serial Killers Iterum, Hell and Grave Robbers.
He has multiple short story publications. He holds a Master of English Degree from Indiana University. He taught literature and composition at the university level. He edited the English translation of poetry in the Albanian/English book of poetry titled IF I GO TO HELL by Gjodka Sami. He lives in Indianapolis with his wife of 23 years and a Chihuahua named Lucy.