I write dark fiction and gothic horror. My favourite authors include Neil Gaiman, HP Lovecraft, Edgar Allen Poe and Joe Hill.

My completed short horror stories are: The Redlands, Releasing Sin, The Resurrectionist, Last Words, Mr Grey and The Crow Hunter.

I also publish flash fiction in my horror anthology Roads To Hell.

Top Rankings:
The Redlands: 70 in Horror (30 November 2015)

• MR GREY was a finalist in the Creature Feature competition!
• DARK THINGS was a winner of @Nyhterides #artofmadness contest!
• THE REDLANDS was selected by @IncarnateMovie for their Top Exorcism Stories reading list!

Find me on Twitter: www.twitter.com/samcastlewrites

Sorry, no read requests please.
  • Australia
  • JoinedJune 10, 2015



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Hey everyone! Just wanted to share a few shows I'm obsessed with right now. I just finished Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, the BBC adaption of the novel by Susanna Clarke. It's all gothic, magic, act...
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Stories by Sam Castle
The Redlands [FEATURED] by Sam_Castle
The Redlands [FEATURED] Horror
In the Redlands, a field sown in demon blood, John Fontayne faces his own demons. A Faustian pact may lead him to the other side, but it will not protect him from the monsters that hunger for him. A gothic horror...
Roads To Hell: A Horror Anthology by Sam_Castle
Roads To Hell: A Horror Anthology Horror
A collection of horror short stories and flash fiction. Alex is awakened by the sound of a dog barking from inside his house, but he doesn't own a dog. Three young boys find a body in a New Mexico national park. D...
Dark Things by Sam_Castle
Dark Things Horror
A collection of dark flash fiction. Cameron's older brother Tony disappeared when she was a child. Twenty years later, he returns, looking the same as the day he left, only wilder, madder. Where did he go? How mu...
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