Richard Le Gallienne was born in Liverpool in 1866. He was a prolific writer known primarily for his romantic sonnets, love poems, and short tales. He dabbled occasionally in ghost stories.
Varla Ventura is the author of The Book of the Bizarre and Beyond Bizarre, and a lover of all things strange, freaky, and terrifying. She is the curator of the Weiser Magical Creatures and Paranormal Parlor series of e-books. Visit her at the Blog of the Bizarre: varlaventura.wordpress.com/