Sean Williams

Teleporter Tales

posted on 19 Mar 2018 at 1:04 pm
My Twinmaker series took the old trope of the teleporter or matter transmitter to a whole new level – but it didn’t stop there. There were way more stories than I could fit into one trilogy, so I started writing bonus short stories, many

Get the full story with E. W. Story

posted on 25 Nov 2017 at 2:58 am
Fifteen new stories in six collections or one jumbo-sized Omnibus–out now from Amazon, Kobo, Smashwords, Barnes & Noble, Apple, anywhere that sells books! I hope that’s a thought of interest to my readers, particularly those who have

2015: Done and Dusted

posted on 31 Dec 2015 at 7:55 am
It’s been a complicated year. There have been downs as well as ups, but this post is all about the ups. So here we go. From here on it’s all good news! 2015 was the twentieth anniversary of the launch of my first novel, The Unknown Soldie

100 Not Out

posted on 13 Sep 2015 at 2:04 am
I don’t often use cricketing metaphors, but today it seems appropriate. My 100th story, “Immaterial Progress”, just came out. Published in Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine, it marks a milestone I never thought I’d reach 2

“Ghosts of the Fall” in Lightspeed

posted on 9 May 2015 at 4:22 pm
To celebrate my birthday (not really) Lightspeed Magazine has reprinted my story “Ghosts of the Fall”, in which I destroy the entire world except for my home town. I wrote it exactly half my lifetime ago, which is just crazy. Below is the


posted on 10 Aug 2014 at 11:49 pm
The Greatest International Scavenger Hunt the World has Ever Seen has just wrapped for another year. You may have heard rumblings from writers about how they were pressured to contribute, either in the form of a very short story with very tight const

New Story in COSMOS

posted on 11 Dec 2012 at 10:42 pm
“The Missing Metatarsal” is my first d-mat (matter transmitter) story for many, many years. It’s just come out in the December issue of Cosmos magazine, with terrific interior art by Jamie Tufrey (reproduced here). It’s a myst

ARMORED (and) ready to roll

posted on 27 Mar 2012 at 5:06 am
Okay, it’s here at last. Armored, John Joseph Adams’s latest collection, is on the shelves, and I’ve got a story in it. In fact, I have the last story in it, which makes me very happy. Coming last in an anthology isn’t like co


posted on 11 Oct 2011 at 11:38 pm
Hope is an anthology intended to help raise awareness of suicide. You can buy it here. It’s a very worthwhile cause and a great collection too, containing stories by Paul Haines, Karen Lee Field, Pamela Freeman, Rowena Cory Daniells, Alan Baxte

Ghosts by Gaslight are GO

posted on 8 Sep 2011 at 12:54 am
A copy of Jack Dann and Nick Gever’s awesome anthology Ghosts by Gaslight has reached my hot little hands and it’s a beautiful thing. It contains a new story by me, “The Jade Woman of the Luminous Star”, and a host of others,