Category: short stories

The Dream Operator – ToC

Since a few have asked, here is the Table of Contents for Mike O’Driscoll’s ‘The Dream Operator.’   NEW STORIES The Dream Operator (13,500 words) Beasts of Season (15,000 words) Lost Highway (5,800 words)   REPRINTS   The Spaceman And Zero At The Bone 13 O’Clock The Rediscovery of Death One Last Wild waltz A Soldier’s Things Summerhouse The Facts… Read more →

Guest Editor announced for Year’s best Weird Fiction Vol. 5

Robert Shearman to Edit Volume 5 of ‘Year’s Best Weird Fiction’ Press release Toronto, Canada, May 2017 — Robert Shearman, a wildly inventive writer of strange fiction, will guest-edit volume 5 of the Year’s Best Weird Fiction for Undertow Publications. Shearman’s work has been nominated for several awards, and has been reprinted in numerous “Year’s Best” anthologies.   “I was… Read more →

ToC for YBWF4 revealed

ToC reveal for Year’s Best Weird Fiction, Vol. 4 Helen Marshall and I are extremely pleased to reveal the Table of Contents for the 4th volume of the ‘Year’s Best Weird Fiction,’ due October. There may still be one addition as we are trying to clear rights on one more story. “I Was A Teenage Werewolf,” by Dale Bailey. First… Read more →

Shadows and Tall Trees 7 shipping

Hurrah! Shadows and Tall Trees 7 is now available and shipping in trade and hardback. The official release date is May 2, and the eBook will be available then. Subscriber and contributor copies will be going out soon.   This volume features all new strange and weird fiction from Malcolm Devlin, Brian Evenson, Rebecca Kuder, V.H. Leslie, Robert Levy, Laura… Read more →

The Dream Operator

Pleased to announce I will be publishing “The Dream Operator,” a short story collection by Mike O’Driscoll this July.   This is the cover for the trade edition. Cover art is by Carolina Rodriguez Fuenmayor. Design by Vince Haig.   In a couple days I will announce the 2017 subscription offering. Thank you all for the support!   Read more →

Shadows and Tall Trees 7 ToC

If you didn’t catch this announcement on The Outer Dark a couple weeks ago, for shame, I am now extremely pleased to present here the Table of Contents for “Shadows & Tall Trees 7.” The quality of submissions was superb, and I easily could have filled another volume, but at 100,000 words this is a meaty volume, as is. Thanks… Read more →

Two Undertow titles onBook Riot’s Indie List

Hey, folks, two Undertow titles — DP Watt‘s ‘Almost Insentient, Almost Divine,’ and Eric Schaller‘s ‘Meet Me in The Middle of The Air” — have made Book Riot’s “A GREAT BIG GUIDE TO WONDERFUL BOOKS OF 2016 FROM 100+ INDIE PRESSES.” Congratulations Eric and Dan. Read more →