top of page

Author Novelist Short Story Writer | justinalcala

Justin Alcala name logo light.jpg

Author, Novelist, Short Story Writer

  Justin Carlos Alcala (he/him) is an award-winning American novelist & short story writer. His works are most notable for their appearance in Publisher’s Weekly, the SLF Foundation Awards, and the University of British Columbia project archives. Justin is a folklore fanatic, history nerd, tabletop gamer, and time traveler. Alcala’s thirty plus short stories, novellas, and novels can be found in anthologies, magazines, journals, and commercial publications. He currently resides with his dark queen, Mallory, their hex-witch daughter, Lily, changeling son, Ronan, goblin-baby, Asher, and hound of Ragnarök, Fenrir in Bigfoot’s domain. Where his mind might be is anyone’s guess. 
Justin Alcala Author Photo Fade.jpg
Speculative Fiction Finalist.png
Bram Stoker Nominee token.png
Wingless Dreamer Short Story Award Token.png
BLK DOG Book of the Year Token.png
X logo.png
instagram circle.png
Goodreads circular logo.png
Wordpress Circular Image.png


FACT: History knows little of Shakespeare's early life...until today. Join Shakespeare on a romp across the Spanish Main as he teams up with a mad conquistador and musty musketeer to save the world against The Great Old One in "The Taming of the Cthulhu." In Submission Process! Huzzah!



Consumed Better Cover .png
The Devil in the Wide City Better Cover.
Dim Fairy Tales Cover.png
A Dead End Job Book Mockup.png
Speculative Fiction Finalist.png
bottom of page