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The website of writer John C. Foster
horror, fiction, Mister White, Dead Men, Baby Powder
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About the Writer

John C. Foster’s novel Dead Men was published by Perpetual Motion Machine Publishing in 2015 and his second novel, Mister White, was published by Grey Matter Press in April of 2016. His debut collection of short stories, Baby Powder and Other Terrifying Substances, was published by Perpetual Motion Machine Publishing in January 2017. His short stories have appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies including Shock Totem, Dark Moon Digest and Dread – the Best of Grey Matter Press among others. He lives in Brooklyn with the actress Linda Jones.


About the Books

“Foster has written the kind of book that keeps the genre fresh and alive and will make fans cheer. Books like this are the reason I love horror fiction.” ~Ray Garton, Grand Master of Horror Award-winner and Bram Stoker Award-nominated Author of LIVE GIRLS and SCISSORS


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News from the Front

  • Training Your Brain for Shorts

    Eddie Generous wrote this insightful article on training to write short stories by reading the best collections out there, preferably outside your own...

  • Why I Love George Stark

    …or How I Learned to Embrace a Second Name. Castle Rock Radio had me on to talk about Stephen King’s unsung novel, The Dark Half, with sid...

  • Lucy Taylor Says His Name!

    Dark fantasy and horror novelist Lucy Taylor reviewed MISTER WHITE on her blog and had this to say: “MR. WHITE is so good I found myself read­in...

  • Four Men Who Won’t Stay Dead

    Luke Spooner of Carrion House laid it all out on the page with four illustrations of the Dead Men from NIGHT ROADS. As you can see from the pictures, ...