Category Archives: Fiction

Focus and Horror

Focus is an important aspect of creating horror. Too often a movie will tip its hand early, showing the monster full-on in total focus before the film’s climax. Better to keep the creature only half-glimpsed, in the background, blurry and … Continue reading

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Story Published!

“Fairy tales hardly ever come true for quiet girls.” My short story “Crocodiles in Wake” was published in the Spring 2015 issue of The First Line Magazine. All the stories start with the above line. Please give it a read!

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Life Updates

Oh man, this was supposed to be a post way back in December, but I didn’t get around to it for reasons I’ll talk about later. Year-end Updates! In 2014 I got one story published, “Abomasum” at Theme of Absence. … Continue reading

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Publishing Update – Painted Hounds

I have a new short story out in 18th Wall’s Those Who Live Long Forgotten anthology. It follows Scylla and Charybdis trying to figure out a new life after being re-born in softer human bodies in a modern-day city. Check … Continue reading

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