Dean Wells

Dean Wells is author of the ongoing post-steampunk series “The Clockwork Millennials.” His short fiction has appeared in Quantum Muse, Ideomancer, 10Flash Quarterly, Eldritch Tales, ShadowKeep, and The Nocturnal Lyric, as well as multiple times in Beneath Ceaseless Skies. He’s also written for the performing arts in various capacities. Dean is an active member of SFWA, Fairwood Writers, and teaches writing in Tacoma WA. Visit him online at

Stories by Dean Wells:
“And the Blessing of the Angels Came Upon Them”Issue #193, February 18, 2016
“The Goddess Deception, Pt. 2”Issue #143 - Science-Fantasy Month 2, March 27, 2014
“The Goddess Deception, Pt. 1”Issue #142 - Science-Fantasy Month 2, March 13, 2014
“Evensong, Having Been Answered”Issue #139, January 23, 2014
“When Averly Fell from the Sky”Issue #103, September 6, 2012

"This mixture of steampunk and horror goes in surprising directions" —Tangent Online

“To the Gods of Time and Engines, a Gift”Issue #80, October 20, 2011

"This is real horror in the tone of the grotesque [like the work of a darker Tim Burton] and the trappings of steampunk, but concealed behind it all is damnation" Recommended —Lois Tilton, Locus online

“The Shades of Morgana”Issue #48, July 29, 2010

"intensity to the imagery, vivid" —Tangent Online

Podcasts by Dean Wells:
BCS 167: And the Blessing of the Angels Came Upon ThemIssue #193, February 18, 2016
BCS 119: Evensong, Having Been AnsweredIssue #140, February 6, 2014
BCS 088: When Averly Fell from the SkyIssue #103, September 6, 2012
BCS 071: To the Gods of Time and Engines, a GiftIssue #82, November 17, 2011