Eric is a Los Angeles based motion picture novelist, screenwriter, and film director. 

His first novel, a dark coming-of-age tale about teenagers called DON'T STAND SO CLOSE, is available from SST Publications. His other three novels, a werewolf western called THE GUNS OF SANTA SANGRE,
a science fiction monster undersea adventure called IT WAITS BELOW, and a serial killer thriller WHITE KNUCKLE, are available from Samhain Publishing.

Recent published horror and suspense short stories include “Colorblind” in Cemetery Dance magazine, “The Buzzard” in Weird Tales magazine, “Little Nasties” in Shroud magazine, “In the Mix” in Dark Delicacies III: Haunted anthology, “Do Not Disturb” in Dark Discoveries magazine, “Past Due” in Mulholland Books' Popcorn Fiction, “Pack Rat” in Beware The Dark magazine, and “Curfew” in Peep Show Volume 2 anthology. A collection of 18 of his short horror stories, titled TOLL ROAD, will be published in 2015 in hardcover, trade paperback and eBook editions by SST Publications.

He created and wrote the comic series and graphic novel CONTAINMENT for IDW Publishing, recently reprinted in hardcover by SST Publications, and the comic series WILD WORK for Antarctic Press. 

His original screenplays include THE HITCHER for Tri Star, NEAR DARK for DeLaurentiis Entertainment Group, BLUE STEEL for MGM and the western THE LAST OUTLAW for HBO. He directed and wrote the crime film COHEN AND TATE for Hemdale, BODY PARTS for Paramount, UNDERTOW for Showtime, BAD MOON for Warner Bros. and the ghost story 100 FEET for Grand Illusions Entertainment. 

Eric and his wife Meredith divide their time between California and Wyoming.


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