Robert S. Wilson

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Robert S. Wilson is the author of THE QUIET, the EMPIRE OF BLOOD dystopian vampire series, and the dark fiction collection WHERE ALL LIGHT IS LEFT TO DIE. He is the Bram Stoker Award-nominated editor of BLOOD TYPE: AN ANTHOLOGY OF VAMPIRE SF ON THE CUTTING EDGE, a co-editor of HORROR FOR GOOD: A CHARITABLE ANTHOLOGY and NIGHTSCAPES: VOLUME1, and lives in Middle Tennessee with his family, a silly obnoxious dog, and four psychotic cats skilled in the martial arts.

Robert's short stories have appeared in numerous anthologies and magazines including Darkfuse Magazine, Nameless Digest, Gothic Lovecraft, and more. His cyberpunk/horror novella EXIT REALITY was chosen as one of e-thriller.com’s Thrillers of the Month in July 2013.

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Just a quick update on some various things. In my last post I shared a snippet of Chapter 1 of HEX: A Novel of Cosmic Horror which I'm currently serializing for free on my Patreon and on Wattpad. Part I: The Eye of the Hexagon which consists of the first six chapters and about 12,000 words is completely available to read in both places for free and is now also available for 99 cents for Amazon... Read more of this blog post »
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"Cool book. Bought if for the new Laird story but still enjoyed all the other offerings. Familiar faces like John Langan and Nate Southard also gave stand-out stories, but the best of the collection was a tale called Shadowmachine from an author I..." Read more of this review »
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"This is an unthemed weird anthology, akin to Looming Low from Dim Shores. Fans of contemporary weird fiction will recognize a few names: Laird Barron, John Langan, Kristi DeMeester and many more. It spans a number of different subjects, ranging fr..." Read more of this review »
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" Ashes & Entropy kind of snuck in there during the last days of 2018 and because of the busy season many of us may have missed it, but despite its late entry it is without a doubt one of my favorite anthologies of short horror fiction from 201..." Read more of this review »
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