H. PAUL HONSINGER, a native of Lake Charles, Louisiana, is the author of the best-selling “Man of War” Trilogy, “Deadly Nightshade” (a novella), “The Hunters of Vermin” (a short novel), and a short story, “Good Morning, Vendemiatrix” selected for inclusion in an as yet untitled anthology of radio station centered stories to be published in mid 2019. Before becoming a writer, Paul practiced law for 20 years, sold Pontiac cars and GMC pickups, taught debate, logic, and government, and counseled teenagers. His first novel, To Honor You Call Us was one of 16 nominees for the Goodreads Best Science Fiction Novel of 2014. His work has been published in translation in Poland, France, and Japan. He lives with his fantasy author wife, Kathleen, his stepson, and two profoundly eccentric cats in rural Mohave County, Arizona.