I prefer science fiction, fantasy, and horror without the spaceships, dragons, and zombies.
1. The Thicket, by Joe R. Lansdale
2. A Natural History of Hell, by Jeffrey Ford
3. Three Moments of an Explosion, China Mieville
4. The House Across the Way, by Brian McNaughton
5. The Ballad of Black Tom, by Victor LaValle
6. The Postman Always Rings Twice, James M. Cain
7. South of the Border, West of the Sun, by Haruki Murakami
8. Hell House, by Richard Matheson
9. With a Voice that is Often Still Confused But is Becoming Ever Louder and Clearer, by J.R. Hamantaschen
10. Japanese Tales of Mystery & Imagination, by Edogawa Rampo
I recently announced (several times at various locations on the internet) that I have a new story in an anthology called Bad Apples 3: Seven Slices of Halloween Horror. Since making this announcement, I came to the realization that folks may not be fully aware that I also have a story in a similarly-titled collection called Bad Apples 2: Six Slices of Halloween Horror. In fact, this collection contains a full-length, extra-meaty novella I wrote called Doctor Proclivity & Professor Propensity. Well, it just so happens that recently I was informed that you may go to Amazon (an online store) and download this piece of fiction--along with 5 additional Halloween tales--all for the absolute lowest price allowed: $0.99!
(This countdown deal runs 10/25/16 - 10/27/16.)
If you like it, you may want to give the original Bad Apples or Bad Apples 3 a try.
Halloween is cool.
Celebrate the Month of Halloween and the existence of Bad Apples 3: Seven Slices of Halloween Horror by reading the very first story from the very first Bad Apples collection for FREE! (10/1/16 - 10/5/16)
Grab it now!
This should be good for at least a few squares on your Halloween Bingo cards.
Available now in Kindle and paperback editions.
I've got a story in this called "The Uncle Taffy's Girl." I hope you like it.
Bill likes booze. He likes women. But he doesn't like to work. Luckily for Bill, if he plays the lottery, he wins.
Every single time.
What happens when a low-life starts living the high life?
What happens when a deadbeat loser becomes the luckiest man alive?
He draws some unwanted attention, naturally, from dark and powerful forces, and before he knows what's what, his days on Earth are numbered.
Bill's luck just ran out.
Edward Lorn will be interviewing me at 2 PM Eastern today.
We'll be announcing the winners of the Booklikes Taboogasm eBook Giveaway live!
BALTIMORE, Md. — A Cecil County resident won back-to-back Maryland Lottery scratch-offs Thursday, according to officials with the Maryland State Lottery Agency.
I'm giving away 2 eBook copies of Taboogasm on Booklikes.
Pssst! If eBooks aren't your thing, and if you are one who still frequents a site that shall not be named, you can click HERE for a chance to win a paperback copy of the book.
Later this month, I'll be releasing a new book called Taboogasm. It's about a guy who discovers that he wins the lottery every time he plays.
I figure I should let people who like what I write know that I've got quite a bit of stuff written and making its way through the editing/revision pipeline.
First off, I've got an illustrated novella coming soon. It's called TABOOGASM, and it's about a guy who wins the lottery every time he plays.
There's a new Halloween horror story set to premiere in an anthology this fall.
I also plan on releasing a full-length fantasy novel by the end of this calendar year. This will be the first in a planned trilogy. All fantasy novels come in threes, right?
I've written four new novellas. The first of which, BRIDES OF HANOVER BLOCK, comes out in 2017.
And I'm actively writing a fantasy/adventure horror novel. I have no idea when this sucker will see the light of day. I'm at around the 10% mark with this one. Early days. But it's going well.
So, thanks to everyone who reads my work. Just thought I'd let you know there's much more to come.
I'm capping off Short Story Month with a friendly reminder that you can grab a couple of my short stories for FREE, if you'd like.
You can grab "It Came From Hell and Smashed the Angels" for FREE from all over the place.
Barnes & Noble
Also, if you subscribe to my New Release Mailing List, I'll send you a weird fairy tale called "I Will Tell You About Knoist."
You can go here to learn more and to subscribe.
Or, if you'd prefer to sign up via e-mail or through social media, you may do that, too. Here's a link to a list of places where you can contact me.
It's FREE (today only). It's a bit of weird horror. It's by Edward Lorn. It's Short Story Month!