Matthew Pridham was born in New Jersey and spent his childhood chasing trolls in Bergen, Norway. He has since mostly lived in Albuquerque, New Mexico. After working 13 years as a bookseller, he succumbed to the glittering allure of academia and earned degrees in philosophy, literature, and creative writing.
His haunted house novella, “Renovations,” was printed in Weird Tales magazine issue 348, his story, “Everything’s Fine” was featured on Tor.com, his film criticism has been published in WeirdFictionReview.com, and he’s written fiction and nonfiction for The Thought Erotic. He also reviews horror and horror-adjacent film and literature at thescreamarchive.com.