A sick man is dismayed by the good health surrounding him.
9 Candles is a story of power, revenge, and consequences. Marie believes she can control demons to serve her purposes, but finds out who is really in control, and many pay the price for her vengeance.
A spirit wanders the earth, waiting for another chance to be human.
A young officer in the Interplanetary Guard of Carnathia is sent to the trial of an alien soldier of fortune, who stands accused of murdering a tyrannical president.
A college student struggles to get across campus to support his unlikely friend.
Three poems written in the past month. All deal with semi mature themes
Bouncer Paul Marshall does a job for the local crime boss. He learns this job isn't what he thought.
A narrative short, told in the first person, that details how a man's fetish for his neighbors led him to the brink of death and then on to stardom.
Noir tale about a couple of grifters and a high dollar mark.
Mandi Rei Serra
Our young healer says goodbye to the life she's known, and embarks on a journey to safety-- in the midst of enemy territory.
This is a story about a man obsessed with chatting with girls online. It is a black comedy.
Black comedy about the perils of living in a cliff top house with a slightly unstable family member.
In this chapter we learn more about Naomi's past.
Edgar lives in a peaceful city filled with peaceful people, all digitally synced together by their "u-links". Nothing interupts their banal routines, except the lurking predators known as "Succrum."
Shadow's birthday party ends in a bloodbath as Brian Carson comes back to finish what he started.
First line: The Gwanlyo rejected Nam An Nam’s request to kill his best friend’s fiancée.
Naomi moves from Indianapolis to L.A. to find her mother.
1,600 words Some things are easier than others to steal
Rebecca meets her math tutor for the first time. He's 22 and she's 18.
A short story about watching a friend recover from losing his legs in an IED explosion in Afghanistan.
A young woman longs to remake herself and finds solace in a small town until a surprising discovery forces her to think about her choices.
Mandi Rei Serra
Lisbet is a girl considered cursed by her village in Devon. Rowan is a peddler with a secret powerful enough to take down the Church, in this Vampire tale from the Hundred Year's War.
The wonder of human experience on a late Friday afternoon.
In a world kind of like our own, a war has just ended and the good guys won. Did it do any good? Theo and his small rebel force struggle to find their place when winning isn't what they expected.
Dean hires a prostitute possessing a very special talent.