Our writers

Thank you to all submitters, contributors, friends, & supporters of Dead King. To those who bravely submitted their first ever piece of work to us, and those contributing from a wealth of experience, it is such a privilege to receive your work. Thank you so much for your ongoing support, Dead King could not happen without you.


A huge thank you to Sam Piassek and Ty Wallace (Halt)
for their beautiful contributions to Issue 2.

An immeasurable amount of love & gratitude to:
Heather, Bryony, Jaimie & M for their unwavering support.

Unless stated above, the images used on Dead King are drawn from a range of open-source image providers, including Wikimedia Commons and Flickr Free Use, in accordance with their usage policies outlined here, and here.


In present circumstances, poetry
becomes cave painting,
which, leaving aside magic and
animism, concerned
creatures that someone needed dead.
— Fred Pollack, Issue 2