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Hello. I’m Johnny Compton, author (primarily of horror stories), HWA Member, Texan, tall person, and whiskey dilettante.

My fiction has appeared in Strange Horizons, The No Sleep Podcast, Pseudopod, On the Premises and more.

I am also creator and host of the podcast Healthy Fears, available on Apple Podcasts / iTunes, Spotify and most other podcasting platforms.

My debut novel was acquired by Tor Nightfire in the winter of 2021.

I am represented by Lane Heymont of the Tobias Literary Agency.

Welcome to my website. Read. Recommend. Enjoy.