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FIVE LINE FRIDAY: ‘Bernard’ from #DragonsofFaith

Dragons of Faith is a round robin novel from 7DS books. My contribution was Bernard and the first five lines follow… Ever been hit by an airplane and lived to tell the tale? Bernard had. It was 1907 and Bernard, a guardian dragon from the celestial heavens, was travelling back to his mountaintop home in… Continue reading FIVE LINE FRIDAY: ‘Bernard’ from #DragonsofFaith

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Five Line Friday: The Ghosts of Morse

Here are the first five lines of The Ghosts of Morse which was recently released in Charon Coin Press’ State of Horror: Illinois. The tale itself is my take on the urban legend phenomena with a twist… The book can be found on Amazon as well as all other major retailers. Without further ado… The hallway bustled with… Continue reading Five Line Friday: The Ghosts of Morse

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Five Line Friday: The Cull

Today I’m going to be giving you a little more than 5 lines since this piece is exactly 300 words long. It appears in The Sirens Call Issue #13 – Women in Horror and is my flash contribution to our feature cleverly titled Comparative Flash Fiction. What Nina and I do is select a photograph… Continue reading Five Line Friday: The Cull

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Five Line Friday: The Game

Sirens Call Publications recently released the 13th issue of The Sirens Call featuring Women in Horror. It’s our second annual edition and my story ‘The Game’ graces the interior… “Fuck!” All heads turned in her direction, but Betty didn’t care. She’d been trying to win a silly purple stuffed monkey since earlier in the day.… Continue reading Five Line Friday: The Game

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Five Line Friday: The Castaval Travelling Circus

So I recently wrote and submitted this story to an anthology and I’m still waiting to hear back, but I thought I’d share five lines from it for you. Under the umbrella of the dilapidated Big Top, the freaks were held in awe, and the lighting of the exhibits helped to conceal the fear and disgust… Continue reading Five Line Friday: The Castaval Travelling Circus

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Five Line Friday: It’s Never Over Easy

In this edition of Five Line Friday I’m going to share a little story I wrote called ‘It’s Never Over Easy’. I have subbed it to a very specific market and I’m hoping it makes the cut. A loud noise from behind the counter drew Mark out of the conversation he was having in his… Continue reading Five Line Friday: It’s Never Over Easy

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Five Line Friday: The Legacy

These five lines are from a story I write upon the invitation to a charity anthology for May December Publications. Since we’re allowed to talk about it now, I can tell you that the Anthology is called “Let’s Scare Cancer to Death” and I’m honoured to be one of the authors who grace the pages.… Continue reading Five Line Friday: The Legacy