This Time It’s Personal

Genre writing has a long history of being used to speak out against oppression where realistic writing would have been clamped down on. In January, something happened that made a lot of creatives want to find a way to speak out. We didn’t want to just talk about what was actually happening. The reality was inescapable. We wanted to use our skills as fiction writes to express our absolute horror at the way things were going.

A horror writer we’ve worked with several times approached us with an idea. Why not do an actual horror  anthology about what’s going on? After some consideration, we agreed. We put out a call for stories, we read, we narrowed down the list just like for any other book.

But then something interesting happened–we started to think bigger.

How much bigger? You decide.

Our newest Kickstarter launches soon.  Get ready.

Evolution or Revolution? ¿Por qué no los dos?

When Tim started Ghostwoods Books, he was mostly thinking that digital publishing might allow publishers to share profits equally with writers. We tried that for a while before realizing that books were very hard to sell unless you had a strategy for attracting readers. We continued publishing while also doing editing and writing as a […]

Press Release: Fighting Horror with Horror

Date: 26 August, 2017 For immediate release SUMMARY A progressive Anglo-American press is producing an anthology of stories which portray Donald Trump as a Lovecraftian abomination. DETAILS The King in Orange: Shadows Over the White House contains more than fifteen stories of cosmic and supernatural horror written by an assortment of professional writers and wordsmiths. […]

Our latest project: The King in
Orange and how you can help

You know us. We like fairness. We like transparency. We split our proceeds evenly with our authors and even give our work away to keep the press going. It will come as no surprise that we’re pretty mortified about what’s going on in the US right now. Actually we’ve been fairly mortified since last year […]