Midnight Echo issue #12 stories selected

The reading period for Midnight Echo issue #12 has closed and all acceptances and rejections have now been sent. My co-editor Anthony FergusonĀ and I had a great selection of stories to choose from, and issue 12 is shaping up nicely. The future for horror fiction in Australia and New Zealand is looking bright! Thank you […]

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Co-edit an issue of Midnight Echo with me!

Are you an aspiring editor? Would you like to guide the next generation of Australian and New Zealand horror writers? If so, I invite you to co-edit an issue of Midnight Echo magazine with me! This rare and valuable opportunity comes as part of the AHWA mentor program. The program closes tomorrow, so you still […]

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The resurrection of Midnight Echo

It’s official (well, at least Facebook official). I’m the new Executive Editor of Midnight Echo, the magazine of the Australasian* Horror Writers Association. The last issue of Midnight Echo magazine was published in 2015. This was followed up in 2016 by Dead of Night, an anthology I proudly edited on behalf of the AHWA, which […]

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Dead of Night

It’s been a busy year, so I’ve been quiet online since my flurry of posts about The Abandonment of Grace and Everything After. I’m deep into my Master of Creative Writing at Macquarie University (with a view to an eventual PhD) and novel writing, but I’ve snuck in a couple of short stories in between. […]

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Midnight Echo 6 interview

To coincide with the publishing of “Graveyard Orbit” in Midnight Echo #6, the team behind ME have interviewed me and posted an excerpt of my story. It’s worth checking out even if you’re only vaguely interested in my story, it’s origin, or my own dubious superpower. Check the interview out at the Midnight Echo site […]

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Graveyard Orbit out now in Midnight Echo #6

The special sci-fi/horror issue of Midnight Echo, edited by David Kernot, David Conyers, and Jason Fischer, is now available. Midnight Echo #6 contains my novelette “Graveyard Orbit”, the latest installment in my ‘Ravenous Gods‘ cycle of Mythos-inspired stories. If that’s not incentive enough to grab a copy, Midnight Echo #6 features great fiction from Cody […]

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Interim spruik

In case you’re wondering what happened to the Ditmar posts, I’ve been away for several days attending a friend’s wedding in Geraldton. The wedding was festive, and our time in Geraldton was better than I’d expected. Before I return to the Ditmar stuff (tomorrow, most likely), I thought now was a timely moment to remind […]

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