Michael Bailey is a recipient and eight-time nominee of the Bram Stoker Award, a four-time Shirley Jackson Award nominee, and a multiple recipient of the Benjamin Franklin Award, along with over thirty independent publishing accolades. He has written, edited, and published many books. His latest is Righting Writing, a nonfiction narrative about dedication to the craft. He is also the screenwriter for Madness and Writers: The Untold Truth, a creative documentary series about writers. Find him online at, or on social media @nettirw.


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LVP Publications: “Pulp Horror Author Interview with Michael Bailey”

Join Me in the Madhouse: “Author/Editor Interview: Michael Bailey, Wanted in the Madhouse” by Stephanie M. Wytovich

Imperfect Clarities: “Interview with Michael Bailey of Written Backwards!

Suspense Magazine: “On the Experimental Fringe of Horror Fiction: an Interview with Michael Bailey” by Weldon Burge

Unnerving Magazine: “Feature Interview with Michael Bailey” by Eddie Generous

Horror Writers Association: “Know a Nominee” by Emma Audsley

Cemetery Dance: “Exploring the Dark Side of Sci-Fi with Michael Bailey & Richard Chizmar.

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