A. P. Howell’s jobs have spanned the alphabet from archivist to webmaster and she has a master’s degree in history. She lives with her spouse and their two kids.

Her short fiction has appeared in a variety of magazines, podcasts, and anthologies, including Daily Science Fiction, Little Blue Marble, Martian: The Magazine of Science Fiction Drabbles, Translunar Travelers Lounge, The NoSleep Podcast, XVIII: Stories of Mischief and Mayhem (Underland Press), Community of Magic Pens (Atthis Arts), and In Somnio: A Collection of Modern Gothic Horror (Tenebrous Press). Her work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and Honorably Mentioned in Ellen Datlow’s The Best Horror of the Year Volume Thirteen.