Tag: amwriting

Happy Holidays

Wow. Where has the time gone? Two years ago, I posted a horror Chrstmas story, Santa. It was one of my earliest works. My (oh my) do I have to say that times do change. I've written so much since then, made some new writing friends, adopted a penname and worked with many editors. I'm ...

Netted: The Cover Reveal

It's been a while since I've released anything. But I'm happy to announce the up and coming release of my horror novella Netted: The Beginning. Dale, a young man fresh out of a long term relationship, takes to a dating phone app with the hopes of getting back out there. Unfortunately, he's dragged into the ...

A Classic Corner Book Review: Metzengerstein by Edgar Allan Poe

What an amazing dark, weird short, short story.

Onlinebookclub’s review of When We Swing

The Onlinebookclub did a review of my dark erotic thriller, When We Swing. Here's an excerpt: ...The novel rotates among all the characters so we can get a glimpse into their thoughts and feelings towards each other- and it isn't pretty. All six are all hiding secrets and hatching private plans, forming a Rubik's cube ...

Giveaway Alert: Twisted Erotic Dark Fiction

I have a giveaway going on Amazon right now for my erotic dark fiction novel: When We Swing. Enter for your chance to win an ebook. https://www.amazon.com/ga/p/f8e81930364caca2    

Book Review: The Vampire of Downing Street and Other Stories by Amy Cross

  The Vampire of Downing Street and Other Stories By: Amy Cross Genre: Horror, short story collection Rating: 3/5 stars From the title, I thought I was digging into a raunchy, modern day collection of short stories based around a vampire. I've been looking for these lately. But only one of the stories fit that ...

Dark Fiction Giveaways for the Holidays!

In the mood for some giveaways? How about some free books? Check out this list of giveaways for the holiday! Bloody Thriller Fiction Giveaway Looking for a bloody good read? Look no further! Choose from this collection of  dark fiction ebooks! Dates: 24th November, 2017 → 31st December, 2017 https://www.instafreebie.com/gg/bahHASSOPNljJIUa43K7   Brain to Books Horror/Thriller Holiday ...

Perfecting My Writing Process– What I learned

I’m a novice in the field of writing fiction. I don’t have an English degree, I don’t blog often, and I am not well-read in the classics. But after realizing how much fun writing was, the ideas kept flowing. Really. I have writing ideas that’ll take me up to 2027. But there is more to ...

Kyla, what’s dark fiction?

"You write dark fiction? That's cool. What's that again?" I get this all the time. According to online dictionaries, dark fiction explores the heinous and taboo ideas of the 'human monster'. It's realistic; these people exist. We know them personally or see them on the news. But my definition includes that and a few other ...

Sibling Rivalry

Holly cursed as the heavy snowflakes coated her mountain town in a sleek, white layer of ice, forcing her to drive undesirably slow. “I can’t believe you asked Mike what his plans were when his parents were on their deathbeds! You insulted my fiancé and his parents!” Holly snapped. “Well, you had plans. So I thought it ...

Santa

None of the kids in town, or the world, would dream of being deemed a trouble maker. That was thanks to the disturbing Christmas folklores our parents told us. These sick fairy tales were passed on from generation to generation, forcing children to believe. And if they didn’t, there wouldn’t be any presents or worse, ...

The First Ride is Free

Cloe owed it to her infant son, Sean, and lackluster boyfriend, John, to pick up a night job. How else would they survive? Certainly, not with her retail job where the pay failed to cover her new expenses. Her prayers were answered by a mobile app which offered her a gig driving strangers around. How ...