Paul is a writer specialising in features on film, music and television, often with a nostalgic and humorous leaning. He also writes short stories that usually take the form of horror, sci-fi, ghost stories and strange fiction. He has his stories published in an e-book by Comma Press and in print by Greenteeth Press, who will be publishing his debut short story collection, Tales From Badgers Crossing in 2022.

Please visit the Writing and Featured Work pages for examples of his written work.

To get in touch please visit the Contact page, or you can find him on Twitter most days under the username @paulychilds.

Latest Print Publications

Strange Abrasions

A new collection of Thirteen Untold Horrors from Comma Press.

All the stories were born from Comma Press’s Horror Writing course in Spring 2021. Featuring Paul’s own tale Jasper as well as stories from his friends Andrew Lyall and Libby Harris and many, many more!

You can get your own copy of Strange Abrasions – available exclusively for Kindle – for only 99p here.

Tales To Survive The Stars

Greenteeth Press’s latest anthology, Tales To Survive The Stars, is now available to buy and features Paul’s brand new, original story called In Memoria Furem.

It’s a collection of science fiction short stories, poems and single-page comic strips in the Retro-Futurist style.

Think old school serial adventures like Flash Gordon or Buck Rogers, Dan Dare, Ray Guns, Flying Saucers, Little Green Men and so on.

Tales To Survive The Stars is on sale now and you can buy your copy here.Paul

Horrifying Tales

In 2020 Paul took a look at one of the first stories he ever wrote and updated and expanded it.

The new version of The Conductor opens Greenteeth Press’s anthology, Horrifying Tales, a collection of fiction and poetry inspired by creepy children’s television of the 1970s and 1980s.

Horrifying Tales is on sale now and you can buy your copy here.