Gwendolyn Kiste: The Rust Maidens

Gwendolyn Kiste is the author of The Rust Maidens, Pretty Marys All in a Row, and the Bram Stoker Award-nominated collection, And Her Smile Will Untether the Universe. Her short fiction has appeared in Nightmare, Shimmer, Black Static, and Interzone, among others.
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Hex Life: Wicked New Tales of Witchery

Coming from Titan Books in 2019. Very excited about this one, contains my story “Widows’ Walk”. Also, my fourth (?) outing in a Titan anthology (and a few more to follow next year)!

HEX LIFE: Wicked New Tales of
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Christmasy Goodness

Looking for Christmas presents? Fairytales, horror, supernatural crime, urban fantasy, or a mix of them all? In an unrelated comment, I wrote all these books and you find them by the simple expedient of doing the Google or heading to @pulpfictionbks if you’re in Brisneyland.Read more…

Podcasty Goodness

Artification, as always, by the wonderful Kathleen Jennings

A few of my stories have been made into podcasts by the likes of the fabtacular PseudoPod and Tales to Terrify, so I thought I’d bring all the links together in one convenient post.

This is
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2018 in review

Having spent yesterday excavating my desk for the purposes of organisation (resulting in a list of 32 items to do, 8 of which I managed to cross off yesterday eve), I’ve spent the morning crossing 3 more off said list and procrastinating
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Highway

Well, I started this on the weekend, so it looks like I’m writing a crime novel in my spare time.

Highway

Chapter One

April 2017

 

The highway went on forever, or so it seemed to Stevie. Eucalypts and spinifex on either side, sometimes flashes of creeks filled to brim by recent rains, sometimes just the long grasses rippling like a sea under
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New Collection

I’m delighted to announce that I’ll have a new short story collection out next year via the wonderful PS Publishing, The Best Stories of Angela Slatter. The cover is still in the works but we’ll reveal that as soon
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The Dark Magazine #42

The latest issue of The Dark has four great stories for your reading pleasure.

“The Only Way Out Lies Farther In” by David Tallerman
“Better Angels” by Angela Slatter (reprint)
“Sea-Crowned” by H. Pueyo
“A Pinhole of Light” by Julie C. Day (reprint)

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Halloween #3: (Vaguely) Witchy Things I’ve Written That You Can Read for Free

Artwork by Kathleen Jennings for The Bitterwood Bible and Other Recountings

Right, so some more Samhain love: links to (Vaguely) Witchy Things I’ve Written That You Can Read for Free.

Thank you to all the wonderful publishers who’ve loved these stories and sent them
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It’s Halloween #2

Artwork by Kathleen Jennings (as pretty much always)

So, in honour of the doors between worlds opening this eve, and all manner of things walking through, here is an older story of mine, “Words” (first published in The Lifted Brow # 5, June
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