John Claude Smith writes dark fiction.  He had had two collections published: The Dark is Light Enough For Me & Autumn in the Abyss. He has also had two limited edition chapbooks published: “Dandelions” & “Vox Terrae.”  He splits his time between the East Bay of northern California, across from San Francisco, and Rome, Italy, where his heart resides.  Riding the Centipede is his debut novel.