The Beard and Other Weirdness

Submissions Open…

I've just opened the submissions window for the anthology, 'Outback Horrors Down under'. Please note, this callout is for Australian and New Zealand writers only! - Steve Callout details here!   

House of Zolo.

I'm delighted to have one of my stories - Panopticon - included in the first issue of the House of Zolo publication, the HOZ Journal of Speculative Literature Volume 1. And I see I'm in great company too! "In this exciting new collection, writers and poets from around the world conjure fractured dimensions, cast dark … Continue reading House of Zolo.

News and Cover Reveal

Today, I released news on social media that Things in the Well will be publishing a new anthology in 2020, for Australian and New Zealand authors only. I also revealed the cover on social media and the feedback has been excellent. To be released in time for Worldcon 2020 in Wellington, NZ, the book will … Continue reading News and Cover Reveal

Interviewers wanted…

Are you keen to interview upcoming (or established) authors published by Things In The Well? I'm planning a whole series of author interviews, to give much-deserved recognition and exposure to our growing ensemble of Things in the Well authors (and artists)... If that sounds like you, email me with your ideas, aspirations, accomplishments and credentials … Continue reading Interviewers wanted…

Well, we’re busy with things.

Recently Published: Things in the Well has never been busy than the past few months, with the release of two anthologies (Trickster's Treats 3 and Guilty Pleasures and Other dark Delights - there is even a hardback edition available at $22USD - email me for ordering details) and a collection (Greg Chapman's This Sublime Darkness) … Continue reading Well, we’re busy with things.

Growing Things – New Collections!

Things in the Well are mostly known for our themed anthologies, but we've also been adding to the growing list of single-author collections, the latest being 'This Sublime Darkness and Other Dark Stories' by AHWA President Greg Chapman. I'm also delighted to share the news that we'll be publishing a couple more in the next … Continue reading Growing Things – New Collections!

Kaaron Warren joins the ToC for Black Dogs, Black Tales!

We are thrilled to inform you that multiple award-winning Australian author Kaaron Warren has donated her story “The Gaze Dogs of Nine Waterfall” to the anthology. This story first appeared in the AshTree Press anthology ‘Exotic Gothic 3.’ It was shortlisted for an Australian Shadows Award in 2009, and reprinted in Ellen Datlow’s ‘Year’s Best … Continue reading Kaaron Warren joins the ToC for Black Dogs, Black Tales!

Black Dogs, Black Tales Cover…

We're really excited about Black Dogs, Black Tales, our next charity anthology being spear-headed by Tabatha Wood. All proceeds go to the Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand. We are extremely pleased to reveal that Montreal-based Canadian artist François Vaillancourt has created this stunning cover art for our anthology! Vaillancourt is trained as a classical artist, and … Continue reading Black Dogs, Black Tales Cover…

Halloween Treats!

With All-hallows approaching fast, there's still time to grab your Halloween reading supply! Our latest offerings are all suitable for the adult trick-or-treater, including our charity anthology Trickster's Treats 3! Meanwhile, Guilty Pleasures is an even more adult ride into the nightmare realm of dark erotic horror, and Greg Chapman's This Sublime Darkness is exactly … Continue reading Halloween Treats!