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HWA Interview with: Anthony Ferguson

Can you tell us a little about yourself and the major influences on your writing?

I joined the AHWA in 2007. Though I was always drawn to the darker side of life, I kept such thoughts on the back burner for years. I have two university degrees in the Humanities. It took me a long …

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Coralesque and Other Tales to Disturb and Distract

Rebecca Fraser’s short story collection Coralesque and Other Tales to Disturb and Distract was released worldwide on 15April 2021 by IFWG Publishing (Australia), and is already garnering stellar reviews.

Here’s what you can expect…

A surfer who becomes horrifyingly one with the sea. A new mother’s devastating search for belonging.  A stone gargoyle with a violent history.  A fisher …

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Love, Death + Robots Official Anthology Volume 1

From Australian small press publishing house, Cohesion Press, comes the exciting news that Love, Death + Robots Official Anthology Volume 1 is live for pre-orders now, with the book released on May 14th 2021.

This book contains the sixteen stories and two screenplays that make up Volume One of the Emmy® award-winning Netflix Original series Love, Death …

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AUSTRALIAN SHADOWS AWARDS now open!

The 2020 Australian Shadows Awards opened for submissions at 12.01am Monday 1st February 2021 and will close to submissions at midnight Wednesday 31st March, 2021.

Full submission and eligibility details can be found here.

The Australian Shadows Awards celebrate the finest in horror and dark fiction published by an Australasian within the calendar year. Works are …

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AHWA Interview with: Alan Baxter

Can you tell us a little about yourself and the major influences on your writing?
I’m a martial arts instructor and a writer of horror mostly, usually supernatural and liberally mixed with crime. My stuff certainly edges into dark fantasy sometimes. I’m hugely influenced by Clive Barker, he’s my favourite author. Also influenced by a …

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