This is a redraft of my Scare Us Submission - a girl's lover goes missing in the Australian bushlands, and she goes looking for answers.
Beyond Thunderdome:SeanoftheDead vs. JonathanRiley Final(2965wds) Sometimes When I Write (No More Reviews Needed Thanks)
Prompt: Dead leaves covered the path
Beyond Thunderdome: SeanoftheDead vs. JonathanRiley RD.1: That Bastard Billy (2500 wds)No more Reviews needed Thank you.
PROMPT: Dead leaves covered the path./TITLE: That Bastard Billy/ An over imaginative young boy and his friends find danger lurking on Paw Paw's farm.
A group of the most marginalized workers on the face of the Earth stumble into something horrible, buried below the scorched New Mexico desert.
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My supernatural answer to the question "If you wanted to kill your spouse and get away with it, how would you do it?" Story is ~3900 words
A haunted family's exorcist turns out to be an offensive circus clown.
A down-on-his-luck cardplayer drags his cocktail waitress girlfriend out on the road with him.
A family can create a lot of negative energy. Mostly benign energy; but sometimes, not so benign. The Hogwell family wrestles with their own personal creation in my "horror" submission.
A couple hit rock bottom and Hell throws a galactic curveball when the neighbors arrive
Working as a temporary sitter for a neighborhood married couple, Joanna tries to maintain her composure as the playroom at the top of the stairs gives her a menacing sense of dread. (2,400 words)
Jimmy deals with an exceptionally bad day at work.
Ada has just lost her parents in a car accident and has to live with her estranged aunt, Moira. While staying with Moira, Ada is locked in a room with very unusual wallpaper.
My LitReactor Horror Contest submission.
Travis is looking to find his mom before she is killed his girlfriend and her uncle is helping him Travis and his mom do not have a good relationship he loves her but she does not love him. 1299 words
Arkady, a Detective that investigates unusual cases, investigates the murder of a local businessman that is tied to his own dark past.
A crash, and a corpse cause the people of Los Angeles to create their own Apocalypse. (5800 words)
Junky forced to move back to her small hometown. She gets a job at a child mental health facility and meets Mary and scary shit starts to happen.
Litreactor Horror Contest Submission
Junkie moves back to hometown and gets a job in an inpatient mental facility that may or may or may not house something more sinister than just the mentally ill. 2,900
Two sort-of friends discover the perils of drinking & driving and strange houses in the woods during a pretty crappy night out.
Michael J. Riser
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Hamilton Brevel and the mysterious woman are different in every way. But the longing they share and Hamilton's growing obsession with the woman set their lives up to intersect, changing one forever.
Jennifer loved the ceramic man with the bicycle the moment she saw him in the antique store. He looked adventurous to her. Once Mom brought him home, however, he showed a darker side. A hungry side.
Amy Colletta is a meek, introverted, young woman who just happens to have a very dark occupation and a romance to match.