Tag: Short Stories

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 ...

Audio: ‘Her’ was Featured on That Horrible Woman’s Podcast

Hello! My short story, Her, was featured on That Horrible Woman Podcast. If you want to be creeped out, have a listen. http://thathorriblewoman.libsyn.com/that-horrible-woman-s1e11#t3L6JgYZyyJZFH21.01 Happy Listening :)!

A Trinity of Wicked Tales- Jilted Love Book Trailer

  In this collection of dark tales lives will be savagely twisted, inner demons will be reawakened and deception will reign supreme. A quest for a fix turns bloody for two heroin addicts as their vicious endeavors land them into a gruesome pitfall. A marketing executive and car salesmen are deceived by the ones they ...

Horror book giveaway, giveaway and more giveaways!

I have some giveaways I wanted to share with you all. I'm giving away a sighed paperback copy of A Trinity of Wicked Tales on Goodreads until May 11, 2017.   https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/232992-a-trinity-of-wicked-tales-volume-one--jilted-love There is also a giveaway for A Trinity of Wicked Tales for kindle on Amazon until April 30, 2017. https://giveaway.amazon.com/p/fddc1567f2419136 I'm also giving away a signed ...

Guest Appearance on the Speculative Fiction Cantina Radio Broadcast

Hey guys! Happy Freaking Friday! I'm happy to announce that I did a live reading of Her and author interview on the Speculative Fiction Cantina Radio Broadcast on April 28, 2017. Stop by and have a listen. Happy reading and listening! https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01MYDEART/ https://www.amazon.com/Dark-Designs-Kyrobooks-Fiction-Collection-ebook/dp/B06ZY45JJM/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8

Thriller and Suspense Short Stories featured on Thrills and Mystery Podcast

Happy Monday People! I'm happy to announce that my short stories 'Sibling Rivalry' and 'The Hole in the Desert' have been featured on the Thrills and Mystery Podcast. Dave did an amazing job on narration.

The Hole in the Desert

Troy slouched over the chaffing bar, cursing when wood chips clung to his forearms. Then he peered over his shoulder for the tenth time. Strangers played pool in a dim corner while lapping down beers. Others were enticed by the 80-inch flat screen that blared blowing whistles and a screaming crowd. Troy dropped his face ...

A Trinity of Wicked Tales- Jilted

In this collection of dark tales lives are savagely twisted, inner demons are reawakened and deception reigns supreme. A quest for a fix turns bloody for two heroin addicts as their vicious endeavors land them into a gruesome pitfall. A marketing executive and car salesmen are deceived by the ones they love. Armed with rage, ...

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 ...

Junk for Two- A Short from ‘A Trinity of Wicked Tales’

Trev rested uneasily in the driver’s seat while Suzie pawed around a sterling silver jewelry box. She cursed her shaken fingers whenever she fumbled its contents onto the garbage-filled floor. After digging around fast-food wrappers, grocery bags, and several used needles, she hoisted a platinum bracelet in front of her face, using the late moon ...