Scott Pearson was first published in 1987 with “The Mailbox,” a Minnesota Monthly Tamarack Award winner about an elderly farming couple. In the decades since, he has published a smattering of humor, poetry, short stories, reviews, magazine articles, and nonfiction. His first mystery story,“Out of the Jacuzzi, Into the Sauna,” appeared in the 2007 anthology Resort to Murder. A Star Trek fan for over thirty-five years, Scott has had three Trek short stories published by Simon & Schuster: “Full Circle” in Strange New Worlds VII,Terra Tonight” in Strange New Worlds 9, and “Among the Clouds” in The Sky’s the Limit. His Star Trek novella Honor in the Night is in the 2010 anthology Myriad Universes: Shattered Light. He has had poetry published in the online magazines Strange Horizons and Down in the Cellar. His science fiction story “Finders Keepers” appeared in the anthology Full Throttle Space Tales #3: Space Grunts. He has edited such books as Tales from a Tin Can: The USS Dale from Pearl Harbor to Tokyo Bay, which received a starred review in Publishers Weekly, and Will to Murder: The True Story Behind the Crimes & Trials Surrounding the Glensheen Killings, which was featured on Dominick Dunne’s Power, Privilege, and Justice series on Court TV. Scott lives near the banks of the mighty MIssissippi River, fabled in story and song, in personable St. Paul, Minnesota, with his wife, Sandra, and daughter, Ella. Please visit him on the web at