Category Archives: My Writing

BEST NEW HORROR 31 edited by Stephen Jones

November sees the trade paperback release of Best New Horror 31, the latest and, I’m very sorry to say, final edition of Stephen Jones’s long-running annual best of anthologies, featuring the editor’s favourite stories, this one from 2019, which I’m … Continue reading

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BEST NEW HORROR edited by Stephen Jones

For as long as I can remember, at any given time in my life, I’ve been reading a book. I first discovered a love of reading when I was around ten years old, with the Three Investigators book series from … Continue reading

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Murmured in Dreams reviewed by the BFS

The British Fantasy Society has posted a review by Pauline Morgan of my short story collection, Murmured in Dreams. You can read the review at https://www.britishfantasysociety.org/reviews/murmured-in-dreams-by-stephen-bacon-review/?s=09 As ever, I’m always very grateful to readers and reviewers who take their time … Continue reading

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BLACK STATIC issue 78/79

Just a quick update to let you know that the details of the next issue of BLACK STATIC have been posted by the editor, Andy Cox. You can see the contents here, including information on how to order the magazine … Continue reading

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THE UNDULATING

Just a quick update to let you know that I have written a new short story, my first in a few years. It is called The Undulating, and is 6400 words. It’s one I particularly enjoyed writing – especially as … Continue reading

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