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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Stories by Sam Castle
Wolves At The Door by Sam_Castle
Wolves At The Door Short Story
I was eight years old when the Huntsman found me, cowering in my grandmother's house, about to be eaten by a wolf. Maybe you've heard the story. Everywhere I go, the townspeople tell a different version. Well, her...
Roads To Hell: A Horror Anthology by Sam_Castle
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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 boys find a body in a New Mexico national park. Four hik...
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...
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