D. F. Lewis
D. F. Lewis (born in 1948, Walton-on-Naze, Essex) is an English author who had over one thousand short fictions published in print from 1986 to 2000, some in hard-to-find outlets, others in literary journals such as Stand, Iron, Orbis, Panurge and London Magazine. Others have appeared in mainstream and horror story anthologies.
Lewis gained a degree from Lancaster University 1966-69. Having been married since 1970, he has two children and followed a career in office work in the Croydon area and then in the Clacton-on-Sea area where he still lives in retiral. His creative writing 'career' still wavers as an all-consuming hobby while also seeming to make a name for himself in the Weird Fiction and Experimental Literature fields. He enjoys listening to Classical Music.
In 2008, he started Gestalt Real-Time Reviewing of fiction books.
His first novel, Nemonymous Night, was published in 2011 when he was 63.
- 1998 - Winner of the British Fantasy Society Karl Edward Wagner Award, plus five other nominations for BFS awards including two for 'Gestalt Real-Time Reviewing' in 2014 and 2015.
Book and chapbook publications
- 1989 - Dagon 26: DF Lewis Special
- 1993 - Best of D.F. Lewis, Tal Publications
- 1994 - Weirdmonger's Tales, Wyrd Press
- 1998 - Only Connect, Cartref. Original collection of ten ghostly tales in collaboration with his father, Gordon Lewis (1922–2007).
- 1998 - Agra Aska, Scorpion Press.
- 2003 - Weirdmonger: The Nemonicon, Prime Books (paperback).
- 2004 - Weirdmonger: The Nemonicon, Prime Books/Cold Tonnage (hardback).
- 2010 - Weirdtongue: The Glistenberry Romance, The InkerMen Press
- 2011 - Nemonymous Night, Chômu Press
- 2012 - The Last Balcony: The Apocryfan: Yesterfang, The InkerMen Press
- 2013 - A Dead Monument To Once Ancient Hope, Zagava Books / Ex Occidente Press
Anthologies edited and published by D. F. Lewis
- 2001 - Nemonymous One
- 2002 - Nemonymous Two
- 2003 - Nemonymous Part Three (Gold Coin)
- 2004 - Nemonymous Part Four (Glass Onion)
- 2005 - Nemonymous Five (Nemo Book)
- 2006 - Nemonymous Six (tacet)
- 2007 - Nemonymous Seven (Zencore: Scriptus Innominatus)
- 2008 - Nemonymous Eight (Cone Zero)
- 2009 - Nemonymous Nine (Cern Zoo)
- 2010 - Nemonymous Ten (Null Immortalis)
- 2011 - The Horror Anthology of Horror Anthologies
- 2012 - The First Book of Classical Music Horror Stories
- 2013 - Horror Without Victims