DAVID CONYERS

Science Fiction Author | Albedo One Magazine Editor | Cthulhu Mythos Espionage

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Midnight Echo 6 Honourable Mention in Australian Shadows

Posted by David Conyers on June 4, 2012 at 7:05 AM Comments comments (1)

Midnight Echo 6: The Science Fiction Horror Issue, made the shortlist for the Edited category of the Australian Shadows Awards 2011. The issue was edited by David Kernot, Jason Fishcer and myself. The stories "The Wanderer in Darkness" by Andrew J. McKiernan and "Out Hunting for Teeth" by Joanne Anderton also made the shortlist in Short Stories category.

 

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"Winds of Nzambi" appears in Ticonderoga's The Year's Best Australian Fantasy and Horror

Posted by David Conyers on May 29, 2012 at 8:25 AM Comments comments (0)

Sometimes news comes pleasantly out the blue, and to discover recently that David Kernot and my collaboration, “Winds of Nzambi” would be appearing in Liz Grzyb’s and Talie Helene’s The Year’s Best Australian Fantasy and Horror, was exciting news indeed.

This was David and my first ...

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Midnight Echo 6 Reviewed

Posted by David Conyers on May 22, 2012 at 8:05 AM Comments comments (0)

Midnight Echo 6: The Science Fiction Horror issue edited by David Kernot, Jason Fischer and myself was recently reviewed at Thirteen O'Clock.

This particular issue is dedicated to fiction that marries the genres of science fiction and horror, which leads to some truly wonderful and creepy tales. I’ve always felt those two genres go han...

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Midnight Echo 6 interviews: Mark Farrugia

Posted by David Conyers on January 31, 2012 at 6:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Midnight Echo 6, the Science Fiction Horror special is well and truly out, in electronic and print versions. For the last interview it seems appropriate we speak with the last author in the collection, Mark Farrugia and his end of the world story “Seeds”.

READER WARNING: STRONG LANGUAGE AND SEXUAL CONTENT FOLLOW.

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SF Crowsnest Reviews Midnight Echo 6

Posted by David Conyers on January 4, 2012 at 5:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Midnight Echo 6: The Science Fiction Issue is reviewed on SF Crowsnest:

 

 

 

The overall quality of the fiction was of a high standard, professional in its delivery and command of the English language. A pleasing range of styles and subject matter, sufficient to keep you interested all the way through the magazine.

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Midnight Echo 6 interviews: Stephen Dedman

Posted by David Conyers on January 4, 2012 at 5:10 AM Comments comments (0)

Midnight Echo 6, the Science Fiction Horror special is well and truly out, but the interviews are still going. Today we focus on one of Australia’s most successful short speculative fiction authors, Stephen Dedman, who contributed a science fiction tale focused on the dangers of new technology and child pornography.

1. What is your favourite Sci-fi horror novel or short story and why?

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Midnight Echo 6 Interviews: Paul Drummond

Posted by David Conyers on December 11, 2011 at 6:50 AM Comments comments (0)

With Midnight Echo 6: The Science Fiction Horror Issue now in circulation, we’ve decided to interview Paul Drummond, who provided the very exciting cover for the issue. Paul is a rising talent in the speculative fiction field of future illustrations, and we’re sure we’ll be seeing more of his work on book covers in the future.

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Midnight Echo 6 Interviews: Shane Jiraiya Cummings

Posted by David Conyers on November 30, 2011 at 6:55 AM Comments comments (0)

With the release today of Midnight Echo 6: The Science Fiction Horror Issue in e-format, here is the second interview with the authors from the issue. Shane Jiraiya Cummings is well-known for promoting Australian horror fiction internationally and as co-founder with Angela Challis of Brimstone Press, Australia’s leading small press publisher in the genre. He also knows how to craft compelling and horrific tales, and “G...

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Midnight Echo 6 Interviews: Cody Goodfellow

Posted by David Conyers on November 30, 2011 at 6:30 AM Comments comments (0)

With the release today of Midnight Echo 6: The Science Fiction Horror Issue in e-format, we’ve decided to interview two authors from the issue. The first is Cody Goodfellow, a rising star on the global horror and weird fiction scene. Cody’s style is always captivating and his story “Earthworms” demonstrates his skill. It was so good, it opens the issue.

1. What is your f...

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Midnight Echo 6 Interviews: Joanne Anderton

Posted by David Conyers on November 26, 2011 at 10:20 PM Comments comments (0)

As the release date for Midnight Echo 6: The Science Fiction Horror Issue this week, we though we would introduce you to Joanne Anderton, who wrote one of the most original and bizarre stories in the line-up, “Out Hunting for Teeth”. Joanne’s writing strength is demonstrated by her recent novel publication, Debris out from Angry Robot.

1. What is your favourite ...

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About the Author

David Conyers is a science fiction and horror author and editor from Adelaide, South Australia. He has a degree in engineering from the University of Melbourne, and today works in marketing communications. His Harrison Peel series is collected in The Shoggoth Conspiracy with more stories to follow. Anthologies he has edited include Extreme Planets, Cthulhu Unbound 3, Cthulhu Detective, Cthulhu’s Dark Cults and Undead & Unbound. Since 2013 David has been the Arts and General Editor with Albedo One magazine. The Nightmare Dimension is his collection of horror fiction while Nanofabrica, a collection of best science fiction stories will be released by Aeon Press in 2015.

Contact: david_conyers2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com [dot] au

Twitter: DavidConyers1

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