Nick Mamatas

Nick Mamatas is the author of several novels, including Move Under Ground, I Am Providence, and The Second Shooter. His short fiction has appeared in The Best American Mystery Stories and The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, and on Tor.com, among other venues. Mamatas is also an editor and anthologist, coediting Bram Stoker Award winner Haunted Legends with Ellen Datlow and Locus Award nominees The Future Is Japanese and Hanzai Japan with Masumi Washington. His recent anthology Wonder & Glory Forever collects mostly recent fiction in the Lovecraftian mode. Mamatas’s fiction and editorial work has variously been nominated for Hugo, World Fantasy, and International Horror Guild Awards.

The People's Republic of Everywhere and Everything

A short story by award-winning author Nick Mamatas.