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Fiction: They’re Coming To Get You

Nina saw the overturned boat first, caught up in the weeds near the side of the lake, and then the dozen dead bodies sprawled naked on the shore. Dad had brought her to the park to feed the ducks, but he’d forgotten the bread, and now he sat on the bench glued to his phone.… Continue reading Fiction: They’re Coming To Get You

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Fiction: For Whom The Bell Tolls

Father Felix followed the sound of the tinkling bells and muted giggling into the sacristy. The small room felt unseasonably cold, despite being Halloween night, and smelt strongly of boiled cabbage. He looked behind the vestments, but no one hid at the back of the tiny closet. His breath fogged about him, and he felt… Continue reading Fiction: For Whom The Bell Tolls

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Original fiction: Mister Thread by Iseult Murphy

Tracey peered through the hatch into the waiting room. Hannah had already shut down reception and locked the surgery door, but there was one client waiting. A tall man wearing a blue suit and a felt hat - was it called a fedora? - with a grey and blue plastic cat box resting on his… Continue reading Original fiction: Mister Thread by Iseult Murphy

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Book Review: Twisted: Tainted Tales by Janine Pipe

Janine Pipe week continues, and today I’m reviewing her debut horror short story collection, Twisted: Tainted Tales. The Book An abandoned house. A locked desk drawer full of old papers. And an 80’s mix tape? Jill is tasked with seeking out any legal documents from the property. What she discovers, transports her into a world… Continue reading Book Review: Twisted: Tainted Tales by Janine Pipe

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Short Story Review: Should Have Gone to Vegas by Janine Pipe

The blog takeover continues! Today, to celebrate Janine Pipe week, I’m reviewing her story ‘Should Have Gone to Vegas’, which appeared in the anthology, The One That Got Away. Don’t forget to read to the end of the post for details on how to win a signed paperback of Janine Pipe’s new short story collection,… Continue reading Short Story Review: Should Have Gone to Vegas by Janine Pipe