About the Author
Dan Allen writes speculative fiction that tends to lean toward the dark side.
He is featured in Secret Stairs: A Tribute to Urban Legend, 2018's #1 best selling horror anthology.
This summer, Dan's "We Don't Get Many 'Round Here" can be found in Canadian Creatures available now on Amazon. Strange stories great for campfire reading!
"Missing Things" shouldn't be missed and it is found in Bringing It Back from Horrified. This anthology is currently #3 in the U.K. and is finally available on Amazon in Canada.
Above the Ceiling
Suffering from Alzheimer's, a man is locked in to prevent wandering. he struggles to understand the noises he hears and is frustrated others don’t believe.
a raccoon invasion inspired this story, but the terror is figuring out what is real and what isn’t. I can’t wait to see the reaction to this piece.
“leave your sanity at the door” - Millhaven press
What better place for a real monster to hide than among those dressed to scare. corn stalker is a Halloween story inspired by a recent visit to a local fear farm.
find it in haunted holidays from thirteen o’clock press and now available on lulu. Haunted Holidays covers the entire festive season with great stories from Halloween through Christmas.
Canadian creatures is the hottest new horror anthology in Canada and it contains one of my favorite tales, "We don't get many 'round here". Be sure to get a copy for some great summer vacation reading.
If you've been wanting to check out one of my stories, this is a great one to start with!
Stairway back to jonathan’s farm
secret stairs: a tribute to urban legend is now a certified best seller.
“it was only when he got there that his homelessness began” - thomas wolf - you can’t go home again
i never fully understood what it meant, the idea you can’t go home again. until i made my way back to the farm and now i understand.
terrific story Shows you Where lost items go until they are ready to be found. I think i may have caused some harm to come to Nudger. (she thinks she is the star of the story)
You’ll never hunt for missing objects again without remembering this tale found in bringing it back from horrified press. Previously only available in the u.k. from Lulu, it is now on amazon in Canada.
Through the dark volume 2 - features the twisted thriller “urges”. an inmate is interviewed for answers to missing details. there are claims of not being responsible and no acceptance of guilt. Who can be blamed when no one is at fault? Judge for yourself as the truth is slowly revealed.
New release on amazon
GET MY SHORT STORY, "THE BEGGAR", AVAILABLE IN DARK DOSSIER'S HALLOWEEN MAGAZINE AS AN INSTANT DOWNLOAD ON THIS SITE UNDER "BUY NOW".
tHe 2017 HALLOWEEN EDITION HAS LOTS OF SPOOKY STORIES from the best new horror authors.
"loved it!" - Jamie Evans, EDITOR, Dark Dossier
JANE IS DEAD..... READ ABOUT HER IN "THE BASEMENT" - COMING SOON!
Dan Allen is a member of the Horror Writer's Association. The Horror Writers association is a nonprofit organization of writers and publishing professionals around the world, dedicated to promoting dark literature and the interests of those who write it.