His work classified as "early Stephen King" by best selling author Bret Easton Ellis (American Psycho, Less Than Zero), Mike Lera's fiction work has been published in numerous anthologies, including All Dark Places 2 (Dragon Soul Press), Horror USA: California (Soteira Press), Dark and Evil (ACA Books), Twisted Yarns (Sirens Call Publications) Tales of the Undead (Horrified Press), Timeless Worlds (Schlock!) and Submitted For Your Approval by Rod Serling Books, edited by Anne Serling and staff.
He has also published with magazines The Literary Hatchet, Bete Noire, Drunk Monkeys, Blood Moon Rising, Dark Gothic Resurrected and Famous Monsters of Filmland, the biggest and oldest horror movie magazine in the world.
He recently wrote and co-produced a short horror film, "Frames," based on his published story (as "Michael Lizarraga"), which premiered in film festivals last year and is currently live streaming on network TV. He has completed two other screenplays based on his published stories, The Shell and Imaginist, both in post production.
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