Lou Rera's first novel, SIGN, a supernatural thriller of deception and murder, was published by Netherworld Books in June of 2014. His flash fiction has won awards and has been published numerous times in ArtVoice Magazine, and in Twisted Dreams Magazine. Recently, three of his darker stories appeared in an anthology titled Queen City Flash. His collection of flash fiction stories, There are no doors on a cocoon is available through Amazon. Lou is working on a second novel, The Tin Mask, a story of a young man that makes an unusual discovery in his great grandfather's storage trunk.
Lou Rera is a Professor in Communication at SUNY Buffalo State. He is a member of the Horror Writers Association, Just Buffalo Literary Center and the Short Fiction Writers Guild.