The title story, itself a novella about a strange house in my village, leads into a collection of modern ghost stories in unusual, often cosmopolitan settings. 'Mia' is about putting down a much-loved dog. 'Going to the match' is about a supernatural presence amid the crowd. 'The make of sticks'...
This is a small collection of stories, some funny and some harsh, set in and around a fictional lakeside hotel during the 1930s. Some of the events were inspired by the history of my hometown in Indiana. I hope you have as much fun reading them as I did writing them.
This collection of twelve short stories, with subjects ranging from sci-fi to spy thriller, from humour to history and from family to finance is written by the author of the trilogy of novels Cashback, Their Own Game and Motorbike Men, also published by Free-eBooks.
A collection of short stories, poetry, comic strip art & more, featuring the story "Atomic Artist", the tale of a drugged-out hippie who learns to harness the power of nuclear fission to help himself become one of the world's most successful painters.
Jon finally comfortable with the clandestine nature of his "second job" has to adapt rapidly to an assignment gone ... well ... Out-of-Control. If he meets the "right" people, his cover job and "second" job will be lost ... This is the second short story in the Jon Hersey series.