Tim Curran is an American author of horror fiction from Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. A full-time wage zombie in a factory, he’s married with three children and collects vintage punk rock, metal, and rockabilly records in his spare time.


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Recently translated into German and Japanese, his works include the novels Skin Medicine, Hive, Dead Sea, Resurrection, Skull Moon, The Devil Next Door, and Biohazard. His most recent books have been The Spawning, the short story collections Bone Marrow Stew and Zombie Pulp, and the novellas 1867: The Skulleater Campaign, The Corpse King, and Fear Me. His short stories have appeared in such magazines as City Slab, Flesh&Blood, Book of Dark Wisdom, and Inhuman, as well as anthologies such as Flesh Feast, Shivers IV, High Seas Cthulhu, and Vile Things. Upcoming books include the novels Graveworm and Cannibal Corpse M/C, and a trilogy, Vampirus.


  • Skull Moon (Amber Quill Press, 2004)
  • Grim Riders (Amber Quill Press, 2004)
  • Skin Medicine (Hellbound Books, 2004 | Severed Press, 2009)
  • Hive (Elder Signs Press, 2005)
  • Dead Sea (Dimension Books, 2007)
  • The Devil Next Door (Severed Press, 2009 | Festa Verlag, 2011)
  • Resurrection (Severed Press, 2009)
  • Biohazard (Severed Press, 2010 | Festa Verlag, 2012)
  • The Spawning (Elder Signs Press, 2010)
  • Fear Me (Delirium Books, 2011)
  • Graveworm (Severed Press, TBR)
  • Cannibal Corpse, M/C (Permuted Press, TBR)
  • Vampirus series (Severed Press, TBR)
  • The Underdwelling (Delirium Books, TBR)
  • The Shadow Over Germany with H.P. Lovecraft (Festa Verlag, TBR)


  • The Corpse King (Cemetery Dance Publications, 2010)
  • 1867: The Skulleater Campaign

Selected Short StoriesEdit

  • “Red Sea” in The Edge #8 (2000)
  • “The Resurrection Man” in Black October Vol. 1 #2 (2001)
  • “Diary of Need” in Space & Time #95 (2002)
  • “Queen of Spades” in Flesh & Blood #11 (2003)
  • “Ghost Herds” in The Horror Express #1 (2003)
  • “The Snake Man” in Dark Animus #7 (2004)
  • "Graveyard” in Inhuman! Magazine #2 (2004)
  • “Please Stand By” in Book of Dark Wisdom #7 (Elder Signs Press, 2005)
  • “Pumpkin Witch" in Shivers IV (Cemetery Dance Publications, 2006)
  • “Wormwood” in Horrors Beyond 2 (Elder Signs Press, 2007)
  • “The Legend of Black Betty” in The Undead: Flesh Feast (Permuted Press, 2007)
  • “Cemetery Nevada” in Frontier Cthulhu (Chaosium Books, 2008)
  • “Maggots" in Vile Things (Comet Press, 2009)
  • “Evil, Bent, and Candy-Sweet" in Sick Things (Comet Press, 2010)
  • “Monkey House" in Zombie Zoology (Severed Press, 2010)
  • “Lonely After Dark” in Dead Bait 2 (Severed Press, 2011)
  • “Scarecrows in the Nebraska Moonlight” in Inhuman! Magazine #5 (TBR)
  • “Nemesis Theory” in Cthulhu Unbound 3 (Permuted Press, TBR)


  • Four Rode Out with Brian Keene, Tim Lebbon, and Steve Vernon (Cemetery Dance Publications, 2010)
  • Zombie Pulp (Severed Press, 2011)
  • Bone Marrow Stew (Tasmaniac Publications, 2011)

External LinksEdit

Find him on the web at Corpse King dot com