David-Matthew Barned
David-Matthew Barnes is the author of the forthcoming young adult novel Mesmerized (2010; Bold Strokes Books), the forthcoming literary suspense novel The Common Bond and the forthcoming erotic spy thriller Love in the Shadows.

David-Matthew's literary work has been featured in over one hundred publications including 60 Seconds To Shine, A&U: America’s AIDS Magazine, Audition Arsenal, The Best Stage Scenes, The Best Men's Stage Monologues, The Best Women's Stage Monologues, The California Quarterly, The Comstock Review, Men of Mystery: Homoerotic Tales of Intrigue and Suspense (Lambda Literary Award nominee), Rite of Passage: Tales of Backpacking ‘Round Europe, Small Town Gay: Essays on Family Life Beyond the Big City (Lambda Literary Award nominee), The SoMa Literary Review, Tattoo Highway, Velvet Mafia, Young Women’s Monologues From Contemporary Plays and more.