More free stuff!

I forgot to mention that my brutal, rather confronting story “Wrack” went online on Halloween over at Australian Reader (as part of their Halloween horror special). “Wrack” was my favourite original from Shards. It’s nasty but poses an often overlooked question: what sort of person would survive a viral apocalypse? Find out by clicking the […]

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Global domination Step 1: Giving stuff away for free!

I’ve been very keen to harness the power of the web for my fiction, and in that vein, the generous yet mysterious Brothers Gunther have published my story “Itch” as part of the LegumeMan Books free series. “Itch”, I say? It begins as an idle rub. A calloused palm. Friction and hair. A lingering heat […]

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Fiction roundup

It’s been a good week for my fiction. The first of the Yamabushi Kaidan Japanese fantasy adventure series, the novelette “Yamabushi Kaidan and the Smoke Dragon“, has been published in the excellent Ticonderoga Publications (“T blah blah, P blah blah” for the uninitiated) anthology Fantastic Wonder Stories. There’s already an ASif review (a very positive […]

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Horror Literature Quarterly

I’ve mentioned before that my story “Itch” is to appear in new US pro zine Horror Literature Quarterly. Well, I’ve now discovered I’m one of the three authors appearing in the debut issue of this very promising looking publication. I’ve never been part of a launch line-up before, so I’m especially looking forward to HLQ […]

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