Short Stories

Terry and the Monsters

The hospital corridor was cold. The floor was cold, chilling Terry through his socks, and the walls were cold as he traced his fingertips along them to guide him in the dark. His breath didn’t […]

Short Stories

Collecting for the Firm

“It’s all there,” said Patrick, placing a grimy sports bag underneath the table. The bar was too dark and noisy for anyone to notice Patrick or his bag, but Patrick’s contact was clearly uneasy none […]

Short Stories

We All Ate The White Flesh

This story was originally featured in the award-winning “Shadows and Teeth” anthology. It all began with that damned turnip. I’m sure you’ve heard the story, although it has been twisted and changed so much in […]

Short Stories

Bulldozer

Belle fixed her hair in the mirror, carefully tucking away any stray strands of wiry grey that had escaped her hair clips and pins. She had had such beautiful hair once, but the years had […]

Short Stories

Blood in the Water

The Synder Brothers weren’t smart people, but they were smart enough to know that when you got into trouble … when you got into real trouble … you went to see Cassius. And they were […]