Paula D. Ashe (she/her) is an author of dark fiction. Her debut collection — We Are Here to Hurt Each Other — was released in early ‘22 by Nictitating Books. She is a member of the Horror Writers Association and an Associate Editor for Vastarien: A Literary Journal. She lives in the Midwest (which is best) with her family.
What inspired you to start writing?
I’ve had the compulsion since childhood. I never wanted to do anything else.
What was it about the horror genre that drew you to it?
Since childhood I’ve been drawn to things that have …