Press Kit


Below are links and information about the author, Erik Henry Vick.  If you’d like more information, please drop a line to Erik directly at BerserkErik@erikhenryvick.com.

Table of Contents:
  1. Contact Information
  2. Photographs
  3. Biographies
  4. Interview Resources
  5. Fan Resources

Contact information:

Media Queries:  media@erikhenryvick.com

Review Copy Requests: ARC@erikhenryvick.com

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Author Photographs:
photo by Melissa J. Vick (c) 2017 photo by Melissa J. Vick (c) 2017 photo by Melissa J. Vick (c) 2017

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Bio’s:

45 word bio:

Erik Henry Vick is an author who happens to be disabled by an autoimmune disease (also known as his Personal Monster™). He writes to hang on to the few remaining shreds of his sanity. His current favorite genres to write are dark fantasy and horror.

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83 word bio:

Erik Henry Vick is an author who happens to be disabled by an autoimmune disease (also known as his Personal Monster™). He writes to hang on to the few remaining shreds of his sanity. His current favorite genres to write are dark fantasy and horror.

He lives in Western New York with his wife, Supergirl; their son; a Rottweiler named after a god of thunder; and two extremely psychotic cats. He fights his Personal Monster™ daily with humor, pain medicine, and funny T-shirts.

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123 word bio:

Erik Henry Vick is an author who happens to be disabled by an autoimmune disease (also known as his Personal Monster™). He writes to hang on to the few remaining shreds of his sanity. His current favorite genres to write are dark fantasy and horror.

He lives in Western New York with his wife, Supergirl; their son; a Rottweiler named after a god of thunder; and two extremely psychotic cats. He fights his Personal Monster™ daily with humor, pain medicine, and funny T-shirts.

Erik has a B.A. in Psychology, an M.S.C.S., and a Ph.D. in Artificial Intelligence.  He has worked as a criminal investigator for a state agency, a college professor, a C.T.O. for an international software company, and a video game developer.

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Interview Resources:

Talking points are available for

Potential questions:

  • When did you begin writing?
  • What do you read?
  • You have led a varied professional life, how has that contributed to your craft?
  • Why did you choose the independent route to publishing?
  • Do you have any advice to people who are interested in becoming an author?
  • Your bio mentions a personal monster, what’s that about?
  • How has your life changed since you were diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis?
  • How can you write in the face of your illness?
  • How has the disease disabled you?
  • Why do you call your wife, Melissa, Supergirl?
  • What special challenges do you face as an author due to your disability?
  • What advice do you have for other people with disabilities who would like to write?
  • What is spoon theory?

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FAN RESOURCES:

Facebook Page: @erikhenryvick

Twitter: @BerserkErik

Goodreads Author Page: 4483925.Erik_Henry_Vick

Amazon Author Pages: USA UK

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