Author Archives: Ray Cluley

An interview

I was recently interviewed by the delightful Marko Hautala about writing and horror. You can catch the interview here – the introduction is in Finnish but the interview itself is in English (you can skip to around the 3 minute … Continue reading

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Datlow Duo

I have a couple of contents lists for you. The first is for Ellen Datlow’s Best Horror of the Year: Volume 12, which includes my story ‘Adrenaline Junkies’. Ice Cold Lemonade 25ȼ Haunted House Tour: 1 Per Person by Paul Tremblay A … Continue reading

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An update from the dark

Just a quick post regarding various projects and stories I’ve been working on… First of all, my story ‘In the Wake of my Father’, was accepted for publication in Black Static and is due out this month. I’m thrilled to … Continue reading

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Two ‘new’ releases

Just a quick post to say I have a couple of reprints available. One of them is called ‘Painted Wolves’ which first appeared in Anthony Cowin’s charity anthology In Dog We Trust, with proceeds going to Birmingham Dogs Home. The … Continue reading

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New Story – Adrenaline Junkies

Happy to announce that my story ‘Adrenaline Junkies’ is due to appear soon in The Porcupine Boy  & Other Anthological Oddities (how’s that for a title?). I was asked by the editor Christopher Jones to contribute to this and he … Continue reading

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6/6 SOLD OUT

Happy to say 6/6 has SOLD OUT and initial responses have been fantastic. Here’s the wonderful presentation package Steve Shaw at Black Shuck Books put together (image courtesy of Jessica Oliver). 6/6 is a found footage story of sorts, so … Continue reading

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Deep discussion with the Ladies of the Fright

I had a good ol’ chat recently with the Ladies of the Fright about all things horror (and quite a few things that aren’t). I also plug the audio version of Water For Drowning. Here’s the link to listen, and … Continue reading

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Pre-orders, plays, and podcasts

It has been a fair old while since I blogged anything, huh? I’ve been ridiculously busy lately, but in a good way, with lots of new stuff written or in progress. Here’s a bit of an update as to what’s … Continue reading

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The Devil and the Deep: an anthology of spooky sea stories

The Devil and the Deep has surfaced and I’m lucky enough to appear with some great writers here:     ‘Deadwater’ by Simon Bestwick     ‘Fodder’s Jig’ by Lee Thomas     ‘The Curious Allure of the Sea’ by … Continue reading

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Best Horror of the Year, volume 9

It’s available now, folks. Contains my story ‘The Castellmarch Man’, originally published in Great British Horror: Green and Pleasant Land. You can buy it here for your Kindle or as a good ol’ traditional paperback.  

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