David F. Shultz writes fiction and poetry from Toronto, ON, where he runs the 600-member Toronto Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers group, and is lead editor at TDotSpec. He is greatly appreciative of his readers, including his 6000 followers on Wattpad. David holds degrees in cognitive science, philosophy, law, and education.

Twitter: @DavidFShultz

Anthologies (editor or compiler)

Free review copies (eBook, pdf) available on request. Just contact me and let me know which title(s) you are interested in reviewing.




Digital Media

  • Writing team lead, Going Nowhere 3, computer game by producer Stephen Haldaman, forthcoming
  • Writer, The Shapeshifting Detective, computer game by D’Avekki Studios, 2018.

Contests and Awards

  • Writers of the Future, Honorable mention, 2019, for Hunger
  • Writers of the Future, Honorable mention, 2019, for Mindkillers
  • Rhysling nomination, 2019, for Golgothan
  • Rhysling nomination, 2019, for Spatial Arrangement (Syzygy)
  • Rhysling nomination, 2019, for Venusian Arachnoids
  • Rhysling nomination, 2019, for five sigils
  • Rhysling nomination, 2019, for Planck Length
  • Rhysling nomination, 2018, for Goodnight
  • Rhysling nomination, 2018, for first date
  • Editor’s Pick, The Horror Zine, Feb 2018, for Hook and Grinder
  • Writers of the Future, Honorable mention, 2017, for Ars Poetica
  • Writers of the Future, Silver Honorable mention, 2015, 4th quarter, for True North

Visual Art

  • Broken Chains, in Dual Coast Magazine, July 2018


4 thoughts on “About

  1. Hello there,
    Very happy to have discovered your work.
    In particular, I deeply appreciated the post on Frost’s Stopping By Woods, which I am teaching tomorrow.
    Thank you! I will be back.
    Kind regards,
    Carolyn Gandouin

    Liked by 2 people

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