Jeff Funk began publishing music when he was a teenager and has twenty years of print publishing experience with some of the world's largest and oldest media conglomerates. His creative works have sold millions of copies internationally. His short stories have appeared in paperback and eBook anthologies published by Alyson Books, Cleis Press and Bold Strokes Books and Bruno Gmünder. As an actor, he was billed as Crawling Man in the horror film, Return in Red. He is the author of the Midnight Reader series.