Adam Bolivar

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Adam Bolivar was born and bred in Boston, Massachusetts. A playwright and marionettist for the Scratch Brothers’ Prestodigital Phantasmagoria in Boston and Berkeley, he continued his involvement with puppetry by penning plays for the CastIron Carousel in Portland, Oregon, where he currently resides with his beloved wife and son.

His folklore-inspired balladry and weird fiction have appeared on the pages of Spectral Realms, the Lovecraft eZine, Black Wings of Cthulhu, and in anthologies published by Chaosium and Eraserhead Press. A poem of his, “The Rime of the Eldritch Mariner,” won a Rhysling Award in 2017. His collection of spectral ballads and weird Jack tales, The Lay of Old Hex, is forthcoming from Hippocampus Press in October of 2017.