Ian McHugh is a 2006 graduate of the Clarion West writers’ workshop. His first success as a speculative fiction writer was winning the short story contest at the first Conflux convention in 2004. Since then he has sold stories to professional and semi-pro magazines, webzines and anthologies in Australia and internationally. His stories have won grand prize in the Writers of the Future contest, been shortlisted four times for Australia’s Aurealis Awards (winning Best Fantasy Short Story in 2010) and appeared in the Locus 2011 Recommended Reading List.
Links to read or hear most of his past publications free online can be found at his website: http://ianmchugh.wordpress.com