Short Stories

 

 

Cauldron Gristle

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A novella of short horror fiction. Four tales best read at night, during a storm, and all alone in the house.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eat— Ricky “The Juggernaut” Mobera is a woman chasing, eating champion. He is on top of his game, and seemingly unstoppable in the world of competitive eating. That is, until he enters the one competition, where the ultimate prize is life.
Expansion— In Wolfville, Nova Scotia, all electricity dies at the same moment in time. What begins as a history lesson on world wars, quickly escalates into something more, where no one will survive.
Ye Old Fishing Hole— Driven by financial woes, a father travels to a pond in remote wilderness, hidden from civilization. He seeks to make a pact to solve all of his monetary troubles. The only thing he must do is drop a hook, and land the biggest catch of them all.
The Hospital— “Mountain Man” Augustus Berry is a survivor in undead suburbia. He scavenges what he can from what’s left over. He is very careful in what he does and where he goes, taking no chances, no unnecessary risks, and weighing every choice… until he decides to visit the hospital at the edge of town, and experiences terror the likes he’s never encountered before. The first story of the “Mountain Man” series.

Cauldron Gristle is a horror/dark fiction novella consisting of 4 short stories. Approx. 34k words, or 113 pages.

 

 

 

 

The Hospital

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“Mountain Man” Augustus Berry is a survivor in undead suburbia. He scavenges what he can from what’s left over. He is very careful in what he does and where he goes, taking no chances, no unnecessary risks, and weighing every choice… until he decides to visit the hospital at the edge of town, and experiences terror the likes he’s never encountered before.

A short story of approximately 9500 words, or 29 pages. The first story of the “Mountain Man” series. Also in novella “Cauldron Gristle).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Bear That Fell From The StarsĀ  (Science Fiction)

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They have been visiting Earth for centuries.

 
They have taken us at will.

 
But they have just taken the wrong man.

 

 

 
Jimmu Kuma Kazaka is a ninja sent to kill a man in feudal Japan. On the night he decides to strike, his life, and his world, are forever changed.

Alien scientists from across the cosmos, abduct and place Kazaka in deep storage for centuries. When they revive him with the intent to subject him to extraterrestrial evisceration, the ninja escapes. The shadow warrior then begins to hunt his captors, one by one, leading up to a battle that will shake the galaxy.

The Bear That Fell From the Stars

A different kind of alien terror.

(novella–6o pages)

 

 

 

  • Taste (horror) (Unedited free read if you like to sample)….A disquieting customer visits a roadside diner.