Seeds of the Strangling Vine (SQ Mag, Edition 30, 2017)
Image: Love Story, an Exorcism by Luke Spooner
Love Story, an Exorcism (Gamut, Issue One, 2017)
A story exploring concepts of memory, childhood, love and cruelty, through recollections of an abusive friendship between two children.
‘…a unique story—dark, lyrical, honest, raw, touching, and with such power.’ – Richard Thomas, author and editor
‘What a cracking start to Gamut’s run: vivid, emotive, and psychologically convincing at every level.’ – Joseph Sale, author and editor
Of Gold and Dust (Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine Issue 60, 2014)
A story of gold, desperation and racial tension set during the Victorian gold rush of the 1850’s.
Reprinted in The Year’s Best Australian Fantasy and Horror 2014. (Available to order through bookstores, indiebooksonline or other online retailers).
The Hound of Henry Hortinger (Pandemonium: Stories of the Smoke, 2012)
A Dickens-inspired tale of a man haunted by ‘a Baskervillian demon dog made of his own cruelty’ (Dreampunk.me).
Listed in The Year’s Best Australian Fantasy and Horror 2012 Recommended Reading List.
Собака Генри Хортинджера (ЛондонЬ: Время Московское, Сноб, 2014)
Russian translation of The Hound of Henry Hortinger.
Body of Work
Finalist for 2014 Ditmar award: Best New Talent
Finalist for 2015 Ditmar award: Best New Talent