Author: MartyY

Weird Pumpkins and Dolls!

My creepy weird tale called ‘Unmade Pumpkins’ features in Midnight Echo 13! I’m stoked to be back in this magazine, so go on! Go check it out! Featuring fiction, non-fiction and poetry by David Schembri, Marty Young, Natalie J Potts,…

Cthulhu in New Zealand!

My very first Cthulhu story, set in New Zealand, where I grew up, has been published in Cthulhu Land of the Long White Cloud by IFWG Publishing Australia! What a thrill to write this, and what an awesome anthology! From…

Blurring the Line OUT NOW!

The digital edition of Blurring the Line is now available from Amazon, with print editions (including a hard cover signed by all contributors) coming soon. Fiction and non-fiction. Reality and make-believe. Can you draw the line between the two? Do…

CREEAAAKKKK……

Me and writing have not been best buds lately – but there’s a reason for that, and a changeĀ in the pipeline. In January 2015, wifey and I (plus the furry ones) moved ~4,000km west from Sydney to Perth (the drive…

Forgotten Places now available

It’s been a while since I’ve had a new story out, so this is kind of cool. Forgotten Places, edited by Henry Snider, is now available on Amazon. THE HORROR SOCIETY offers you… …a trio of teens that discover not…

Blurring the Line update

I’m super excited to show off the cover for Blurring the Line. It’s fantastic! Check it out: Dean from Thirteen Media Ltd did a brilliant job. I will be making the final acceptances/rejections over the next two weeks, so if…

New Writing Goals for 2015

So another year has finished, and I really don’t feel like I’ve accomplished much on the writing front. No short stories saw print this past year, although I do have 4 coming out in 2015. And I guess I did…

The Writing Process Blog Chain

So a writer pal of mine, the very cool AJ Spedding (have you read her stories? No? Well hell, man, you should!), tagged me in this Writing Process Blog Chain. Thanks ever so much, Mrs Spedding (look out, AJ! A…