Asher Cantrell

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Nashville, TN
Middle Tennessee State University
Tech, Unexplained Phenomena, True Crime
  • Asher Cantrell has been freelance writing since 2010 at sites like, Mental Floss, Film School Rejects, Grunge, SlashGear, and many more. He has previously worked in the social media and blogging industries and has extensive experience with platforms like WordPress and Tumblr.
  • He has written two books. "The Book of Word Records" is a humorous reference book about words and language from Simon & Schuster. "Other Gods" is a collection of short horror stories from Hex Press.
  • Asher has been on multiple podcasts about movies and pop culture, has had articles shared on social media by celebrities like Roger Ebert and Alec Baldwin, and had one-act plays presented at Marshall University and Clemson University.


Asher Cantrell has written two books and hundreds of articles since 2010 across numerous outlets, worked in big tech, and has been a guest on multiple pop culture podcasts. He is one of those weird people who like both cats and dogs. He knows we must close the blood portal before the next full moon, occasionally leaves his home, and if you're within a few dozen feet of him and call his name, legend says he will answer.


B.A. in English with a minor in writing from MTSU.
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