Erin M. Underwood is the editor for Underwords Press, a small press that specializes in young adult science fiction anthologies. She is also a science fiction, fantasy, and horror writer with her fiction appearing in various anthologies. Her non-fiction regularly appears in the SFWA Bulletin and Amazing Stories Magazine. She is also the editor of Futuredaze: An Anthology of YA Science Fiction (Feb 2013), Futuredaze 2: Reprise (Aug 2014) and Geek Theater: 15 Plays by Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers (Oct 2014).
She has interviewed dozens of writers and notable figures, including Neil Gaiman, Terry Brooks, Jack McDevitt, Ellen Datlow, Christopher Golden, Damien Puckler (Grimm), Trenna Keating (Defiance), Kate Drummond (Splinter Cell Blacklist), and NASA astronaut Bobby Satcher among many others. Erin is also a former literary assistant to New York Times bestselling writer Nancy Holder and is a former YA book blogger. She lives in Marblehead, MA.