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About A. J. Payler

A. J. Payler is the author of the novels The Killing Song, World of Heroes: The Untold Secret Origin of the New Fighters, Lost In the Red, Terror Next Door, and Bank Error in Your Favor, along with many short stories; his writing has been published by Suspect, Twenty-Two Twenty-Eight, Flipside, Cloaked Press, Songwriter’s Market, and Razorcake. He has also performed as vocalist/guitarist/songwriter for bands Vulture Shock and Daisy Glaze and released five solo albums.
Born in Hawaii, he lives in California with his family. He has shaken hands with both Motörhead’s Lemmy and Kurt Vonnegut, but not at the same time. Further detail on novels, short stories, and music is available via