Liam Sweeny is a crime fiction, sci-fi, fantasy and horror writer from the Albany, NY area. Aside from three novels, two novellas, a collection of short works and a poetry chapbook, Sweeny's workl has appeared in online magazines such as Spinetingler Magazine, Powderburn Flash, A Twist of Noir, Shotgun Honey, the Flash Fictioon Offensive and others.
Sweeny has been active in various community causes, from grassroots political campaigns to disaster relief work starting in Louisiana with hurricane Katrina. He has spent the past four years as a disaster responder in the American Red Cross of Northeastern New York.
Sweeny's work is far ranging, from the controversial to the experimental. With writing, Sweeny seeks what he hopes to give to his readers; an escape from the four walls. He focuses on rich characters with a guiding realism.