Carmilla Voiez is a proudly bisexual and mildly autistic introvert who finds writing much easier than verbal communication. A life long Goth, living with two kids, two cats and a poet by the sea.
She is passionate about horror, the alt scene, intersectional feminism, art, nature and animals. When not writing, she gets paid to hang out in a stately home and entertain tourists.
Carmilla grew up on a varied diet of horror. Her earliest influences as a teenage reader were Graham Masterton, Brian Lumley and Clive Barker mixed with the romance of Hammer Horror and the visceral violence of the first wave of video nasties. Fascinated by the Goth aesthetic and enchanted by threnodies of eighties Goth and post-punk music she evolved into the creature of darkness we find today.
Her books are both extraordinarily personal and universally challenging. As Jef Withonef of Houston Press once said - "You do not read her books, you survive them."
Carmilla is an indie author
Starblood and Psychonaut are published by Vamptasy, an imprint of CHBB.
Her self published titles include "Starblood the graphic novel", "Psychonaut the graphic novel", "The Ballerina and the Revolutionary", her short story collection "Broken Mirror and Other Morbid Tales"and "The Erotic Tales of Carmilla Voiez". Stitched Smile released the FSG anthology "Slice Girls" late 2016 Clash Books and Weird Punk Books co-published "Zombie Punks Fuck Off", and Vamptasy "Another Beautiful Nightmare".