Tim Hawken

Tim Hawken is a speculative fiction writer from Australia, best known for his dark fantasy Hellbound Trilogy.

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Tim Hawken is an Australian author who started his career in journalism and writing for advertising agencies. His work has appeared in publications such as Soggy Bones, Huckberry Journal, Surfing Life Magazine, Midnight Echo and more. Tim’s first novel was born while on the road, written on aeroplanes and in hotel rooms. The book was discovered on an online writer’s forum by Dangerous Little Books author CJ Werleman (God Hates You, Hate Him Back), who immediately recommended it to his publisher. Hellbound has since been followed by sequels, I Am Satan and Deicide. In 2013 Tim won the Australian Horror Writer’s Association ‘Flash Fiction’ Story of the Year for his short werewolf piece Moonlight Sonata. Hawken currently lives with his laptop in Western Australia. You can find out more about his work at

Stories · Posts · Books

Black Christmas

Dec 18, 2018 · 1,150 words (5 minutes)


A Christmas ghost story to get your spine tingling.

Moonlight Sonata

Dec 18, 2018 · 1,178 words (5 minutes)


Winner of the Australia Horror Writers Association Flash Fiction Story of the Year 2013