Farah Rose Smith is a writer, editor, and independent scholar of gothic, decadent, and supernatural literature and of disability theory. She authored the novellas The Almanac of Dust (Wraith Press, 2018), Eviscerator (New Bizarro Author Series, 2018), and Anonyma (Grimscribe Press, 2022), and has had short stories published in Vastarien: A Literary Journal, Synth #1: An Anthology of Dark SF (2009), and Nightscript: Volume 4 (Chthonic Matter, 2018), among others. Her first short fiction collection, Of One Pure Will, will be re-released from Trepidatio Publishing in September 2021. Farah is currently a book reviewer for Publishers Weekly and BlueInk Review, as well as the founder of FRPC Literary Agency. A graduate student at CUNY Hunter College, she lives in New York City with her husband and three cats.