Author Archives: J. S. Collyer

Top 5 Halloween Reads 2021

The nights a longer, wind is blowing, All Hallows Eve is approaching. Read on for my recommendations, old and new, for reading material for the spookiest weekend of the year! Ranked in order of both awesomeness and spookiness. Read on…IF … Continue reading

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‘Sanction and Sin’ Warhammer Crime Anthology – OUT NOW

Greetings everyone! I am thrilled to announce that Sanction and Sin, Black Library Warhammer 40k crime anthology featuring ‘Blood Ballot’ a short story by yours truly, is OUT NOW. You can order direct now from Games Workshop or pre-order from … Continue reading

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Preorder now available for ‘Sanction and Sin’ – Warhammer 40K Crime Anthology

Good morning all! Hope you’re managing to stay cool on this already-hot Saturday morning. Just a very quick post to let you know that the Warhammer 40K anthology Sanction and Sin (Varungantua – Warhammer CRIME. Yeah, really!) featuring a short … Continue reading

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NEW Short Story Release with Warhammer Crime: ‘Sanction and Sin’ Anthology

Time to announce something I’ve had under my hat for a fair while… I am honoured, privileged and beyond chuffed to say that my short story, Blood Ballot, will be featured in this upcoming Warhammer Crime Anthology Sanction and Sin, … Continue reading

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OUT NOW: ‘Harvey Duckman Presents – Vol 6’ Dystopian/SciFi anthology

Good morning all! Christmas has come early! Today sees the launch of Volume 6 of Harvey Duckman Presents. This wonderful series of dark scifi/horror/dystopian short fiction features many wonderful authors and this is the second time I have been lucky … Continue reading

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Short Story ‘Foam’ to be featured in the next ‘Harvey Duckman Presents’

I’m thrilled to announce that my dystopian short story ‘Foam’ (a twisted fairytale retelling) has been honoured with a place in the next Harvey Duckman Presents – due out very soon. Watch this space for details! These SciFi/Dystopian short story … Continue reading

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Hi. I’m back :)

Originally posted on The Torn Page – A K Hinchey's Writing Blog:
Hello everyone. Gosh I can’t believe it’s been over five years since I’ve done a post. Well, where to start. I had another child. His name is…

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Short Story – ‘Mood Lighting’

Good morning, all. And happy weekend! Hope all is well with you and yours. As promised, here is a brand new short story. Another bittersweet SciFi/Spec ficlet, just over 1000 words. A reflection one what the future might hold, both … Continue reading

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Checking In

Good morning, everyone. Just a quick one this morning. Know it’s been a while since I’ve posted on my WordPress, but I wanted to assure you that this is not an indicator of nothing happening. I’m (as usual) tackling a … Continue reading

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Red Sky at Night

Greetings all. I hope we are managing to stay safe and sane in these continuing, confusing and sometimes-unsettling times. One of the many things I’ve been doing with the extra time is going back through old or unfinished short stories … Continue reading

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