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Born in 1974, David E. Hilton’s family moved to West Texas in an attempt to rid his chronic asthma. He considers growing up in that region to be a constant inspiration for many of his stories. In Alpine, he was a boy scout, backpacked throughout Big Bend National Park, and has even seen a Marfa Ghost Light at close range.

He earned a bachelor’s degree from Howard Payne University in 1998, and began writing short stories soon thereafter, some of which can be found on various online webzines and pod cast sites, such as “The Harrow,” and “Pseudopod.” He was also a contributor to the short horror story collection, “Nights of Blood 2.” David lives outside Austin, and has two sons, Drew and Cameron, and is the Austin American-Statesman bestselling...more


The Hanging at Christmas Bridge. I still like that title, even though it’s a little too descriptive. And the story reeks of the caricature, but after reading it again, I have to say that I still like it. Been going … Continue reading →
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This is actually what many people always want to know, and I'm happy to share. There is no secret to getting published, or any magic recipe....more
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"Yes, I do understand. It's hard to accept days slipping by without doing something that can make us so passionate, but at the same time I've learned t...more "
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“Some stories are rooted in adventure, some in strife. Others are born of the heart, and the horrors and the joys locked therein are often immeasurable, and make us truly wonder what became of those children we once were.”
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“Its odd how you cant bury the past deep enough that it wont claw its way back up”
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“Some stories are rooted in adventure, some in strife. Others are born of the heart, and the horrors and the joys locked therein are often immeasurable, and make us truly wonder what became of those children we once were.”
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Harlequin Books Hi David, it is a pleasure to meet you.


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