Wicked Run Press was founded by Mark Matthews. Contact him at WickedRunPress@gmail.com
Matthews is a graduate of the University of Michigan, an avid hockey fan, and lives near Detroit with his wife and two daughters. He has been in recovery from addiction for 28 years, and in this time ran 13 marathons, including Detroit, Chicago, Boston, and New York City, and has published over He is also a licensed professional counselor who has worked for many years as a therapist, much of that time in the field of treatment of chemical dependency. MILK-BLOOD and ALL SMOKE RISES feature heroin addiction and have been optioned for film.STRAY is based on experiences working in a treatment center with an animal shelter right next door within barking distance. THE JADE RABBIT, is the story of Chinese adoptee who runs marathons to cope with lingering trauma.