Chris Wheatley is a writer, music journalist and musician from Oxford, UK. He has an enduring love for the works of R A Lafferty, Jack Vance and Shirley Jackson and is forever indebted to the advice and encouragement of his wife and his son.

He has written for the Guardian, Prog Rock Central, Under the Radar, Shindig!, Line of Best Fit and many others. His fiction includes more than a dozen published short stories.

He plays the banjo, but please don’t hold that against him.