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2020 Australian Shadows Awards Winners

The winners of the 2020 Australian Shadows Awards have been announced. Huge congratulations to all the winners of the 2020 Australian Shadows Awards, and massive congratulations to everyone on every shortlist. A tremendous achievement and proof that horror in Australia is healthy as hell. Biggest thanks to the AHWA Committee for keeping this ship afloat, …

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AHWA Interview with: Dan Rabarts

Can you tell us a little about yourself and the major influences on your writing? I live just outside of Wellington, Aotearoa New Zealand, raising two kids and trying to fit in all of my passions around the day job: writing, music, football, and drinking good beer and gin. Aside from the landscape of my …

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Welcome to The Redback Room!

Join host Kyla Lee Ward as she spends an hour every second month with the best horror and dark fiction writers in Australasia. Guests will read a small sample of their work, and chat about their methods, influences, fears and anything else Kyla can draw out of them. The Redback Room is a live Zoom event presented …

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P’rea Press and the Savage Menace of Tierney

P’rea Press is announcing the reissue of the acclaimed Savage Menace and Other Poems by Richard L. Tierney in expanded illustrated edition. Originally published in 2010, the reprint includes thirty-six new and previously uncollected gems from the hand of the poet master. Tierney wrote six Red Sonja novels with David C. Smith and his own …

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2020 Australian Shadows Awards finalists announced!

The entries have been entered, the judges have read and judged. Great deliberations were made to decide who from Australasia had made the greatest contributions to dark fiction in the plague year of 2020. And now, decisions! Firstly, enormous thanks to the judging panels for their tireless hard work in volunteering to judge. It’s a …

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