Marcus Turner is a speculative, horror, and dark fantasy author from Melbourne, Australia, where he lives with his wife Tita and his two children. He was first published in Deadset Press’s Beginnings anthology with his story, “A Spark of Youth”, in November 2018, and has since been featured in several other anthologies. He is a keen gamer, metalhead, avid reader of Batman and Judge Dredd comics, and is a little more obsessed with Cthulhu and all things Cthulhu Mythos than is probably healthy. Marcus cites Clive Barker, Stephen King, H.P. Lovecraft, Edgar Allen Poe, George R.R Martin and R. Scott Bakker as the major influences on his own writing. He currently working on his first novel, entitled Land of the Righteous. You can connect with him via the following media:
‘A Spark of Youth‘ which was published in Aussie Speculative Fiction’s anthology, ‘Beginnings‘ was Marcus’ first published work. Marcus has written ‘Tides of War’ – a novella for ASF’s ‘Drowned Earth’ series. You can find an interview with him about that project here. Marcus also features in ASF’s ‘Capricorn’ anthology.