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About darkscrybe

I am a dark fiction author and artist from Central Queensland, Australia. I've penned four novellas: Torment, The Noctuary, Vaudeville and The Last Night of October. I also illustrated the Bram Stoker Award-winning graphic novel, Witch Hunts: A Graphic History of the Burning Times.

BIG ANNOUNCEMENT!

Originally posted on bloodshotbooks:
Please join me in welcoming Greg Chapman to the Bloodshot Books team. Greg is the author of the novel HOLLOW HOUSE which is currently in the running for this year’s Bram Stoker Awards in the category…

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HOLLOW HOUSE a Bram Stoker Award® finalist!

My little horror novel, Hollow House has made the final ballot of the 2016 Bram Stoker Awards®! This is going to take a while to sink in, but I feel honoured to be listed amongst some of the best authors … Continue reading

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Method to my madness

Sometimes readers and fellow writers ask me why I write my stories in longhand with pen and paper. “Why don’t you just type it straight into Word on a computer?” For me, it’s simple: in my everyday job, I am … Continue reading

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Hollow House on Preliminary Ballot for Bram Stoker Awards®

So my little haunted house novel, HOLLOW HOUSE has made the preliminary ballot of the Bram Stoker Awards®. While this is just the first hurdle in a long and detailed process, it’s humbling to have my debut novel on this list … Continue reading

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2016 – Year in Review

2016 has been pretty damn good writing-wise. Since January, I’ve had my fifth novella and first novel published, two of my old novellas re-released, a short collection of Halloween stories published, and even a colouring book unleashed upon the unsuspecting … Continue reading

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Loving horror doesn’t mean you’re disturbed

I love to watch, read, write and illustrate everything horror-related – so that must make me mentally disturbed right? According to this ridiculous article yes, I must be. Right now, my front yard is all decked out for Halloween. I … Continue reading

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Write whatever the hell you want

Maybe I’ve limited myself to only writing horror? But honestly, I’ll write whatever the hell I want. My most recent novel Hollow House was a twist on the haunted house tale, but the story was also about how we are a … Continue reading

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