About Matthew Cropley

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Matthew Cropley is a short story writer, playwright, interactive game writer, reviewer and fantasy author. His most recent short story, Seeking the Great Current, co-authored with #1 New York Times bestseller Sean Williams, was published in 2018 in Daily Science Fiction.

His other short fiction has been published in Dimension6 and Sword and Sorcery Magazine, and he has written and directed plays for the Adelaide Fringe Festival. He also writes and reviews for the British Fantasy Award nominated Grimdark Magazine and bestfantasybooks.com. He has presented sold-out writing workshops at schools, libraries and for Writers SA, and has organised several successful writing festivals. For his efforts organising the Salisbury Writers’ Festival in 2018 he was nominated for the Salisbury Legends Award.

Matthew is the Program Coordinator for Writers SA and is always looking for new opportunities to tell stories in interesting ways.