Ray Nayler’s poetry and short fiction have appeared in the Beloit Poetry Journal, Atlantic Review, Potomac Review, Able Muse, Sentence, and many other magazines. His speculative fiction has appeared in Asimov's, Clarkesworld, Lightspeed, Nightmare, Crimewave, and Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine, among others. His story 'Winter Timeshare' was collected in The Very Best of the Best: 35 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction, edited by legendary, multiple Hugo Award winning editor Gardner Dozois. Ray has lived and worked in Central Asia, the Caucasus and the former Soviet Union for well over a decade, and is posted to Pristina, Kosovo with the Foreign Service.
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If I Were You
Every once in a while, someone from my former life could come crawling to my porch. They would be penitent, worried, missing me. And after I sank my fangs into their neck, I would send them away again.