Horror Writers Association

HWA History


The following are a series of articles that loosely describe the History of the Horror Writers Association.


  •           John Edward Lawson: 2022-present
      John Palisano: 2019-2022
    • Lisa Morton: 2014-2019
    • Rocky Wood: 2010-2014
    • Deborah LeBlanc: 2006-2010
    • Gary Braunbeck: 2005-2006
    • Joseph Nassise: 2002-2005
    • David Niall Wilson: 2001-2002
    • Richard Laymon: 2000-2001
    • S.P. Somtow: 1998-2000
    • Janet Berliner: 1997-1998
    • Brian Lumley: 1996-1997
    • Lawrence Watt-Evans: 1994-1996
    • Dennis Etchison: 1992-1994
    • Craig Shaw Gardner: 1990-1992
    • Chelsea Quinn Yarbro: 1988-1990
    • Charles L. Grant: 1987-1988
    • Dean R. Koontz: 1986-1987


All photographs in these articles were provided courtesy of Hunter Goatley at www.robertmccammon.com. Copyright © by Hunter Goatley. Used with

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