About Ronald J. Murray

Ronald J. Murray is a writer of speculative fiction and poetry living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

His published work includes his two dark poetry collections, Cries to Kill the Corpse Flower, which appeared on the 2020 Bram Stoker Awards® Preliminary Ballot and was nominated for an Elgin Award, and Lost Letters to a Lover's Carcass, from the JournalStone imprint, Bizarro Pulp Press. His short fiction and poetry has appeared in Space and Time Magazine, The Horror Writers Association's Poetry Showcase Volume VIII, on The Wicked Library Podcast, in Bon Appetit: Stories and Recipes for Human Consumption, and Lustcraftian Horrors: Erotic Stories Inspired by H.P. Lovecraft, and more.

He is an Active Member of the Horror Writers Association and an Active Member of the Church of Satan.

When he's not writing, he can be found spending time with his wife and kids, drinking too much coffee and reading. 


Ronald J. Murray is not an official representative of the Church of Satan. All fiction and poetry by Ronald J. Murray is representative of Ronald J. Murray's imagination and not representative of Church of Satan philosophy, official policy, or opinions held by Church of Satan officials or members.