T. Eric Bakutis is an author and game designer living in Maryland. He's been working as a professional game developer for over six years and his first fantasy novel, Glyphbinder, was a finalist for the 2014 Compton Crook Award presented at Balticon. Its sequel, Demonkin, is due out in late 2014 from McBryde Publishing. His short fiction has appeared in a number of markets including anthologies from Angelic Knight Press and Deepwood Publishing. He's also a regular member of the Baltimore Science Fiction Society's Critique Circle and a recent addition to the Washington D.C. "Writer's Group from Hell".