Data?1541509840

Cameron Johnston

Author of dark and gritty fantasy and horror mixed with black humour, bad jokes, and a good dose of heart.

Follow Cameron to get notified about new stories and posts.

Subscribe

Subscribe to support Cameron's work and read subscriber-only content.

Cameron Johnston lives in Glasgow, Scotland, with his wife and an extremely fluffy cat. He is a swordsman, a gamer, an enthusiast of archaeology, history and mythology, a builder of LEGO, and owns far too many books to fit on his shelves. He loves exploring ancient sites and camping out under the stars by a roaring fire.

Stories · Posts

The Economist & The Dragon

Nov 6, 2018 · 3,538 words (13 minutes)

Fantasy

The dragon was used to feeding on fatty clerics, tough knights and tender wizards, but it never expected to be approached by an economist pitching an intriguing business proposal.

Head Games

Nov 6, 2018 · 4,948 words (18 minutes)

Fantasy Horror

The dark, swords and sorcery short story that evolved into The Traitor God, novel published by Angry Robot. A down-on-his-luck magician with the power to control human minds is coerced into investigating a bizarre magical murder.

The Sleekit Ones

Nov 6, 2018 · 3,873 words (15 minutes)

Fantasy Horror

To the world, his son never existed, but Billy remembers only too well. He remembers the creature that took little Stephen and erased his existence - and he needs to stop it happening all over again.

The Shadow Under Scotland

Nov 6, 2018 · 4,880 words (18 minutes)

Fantasy Horror

A slaughtered priest, a missing baby, and something ancient and dreadful lurking beneath the hills of 17th century Scotland.

Crowd Control

Nov 6, 2018 · 1,247 words (5 minutes)

Science Fiction

The perils of crowd control in a near-future world with consumer teleportation.