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A Short Sci-Fi story about the state of the world, human beings, and the frailty of both. Read More
A short story of young love, profound horror, and deepest loss - Written by Matthew Munsey Read More

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In this latest sequel to "If You Can Hear What I See," Jack Donovan has a mishap with a bike and ends up in the hospital. Facing major surgery, he finds himself in a life and death situation. Or does he? Photo by Josh Nuttall on Unsplash Read More

Tags: mystery, suspense

MYSTERY, SUPERNATURAL, SUSPENSE, ACTION, REVELATIONS Something drops out of a craft onto the Negev Desert. A supernatural being begins an astonishing journey throughout the world while giving answers to the oldest questions of the solar system as well as a few gems about the universe. Enemies from across the universe… Read More

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I was supposed to take some visitors down the edge. When they canceled, I went alone. That was a mistake. Read More
MYSTERY ! ACTION ! SUSPENSE ! SPACE COLONY ! ROMANCE !EXPLOSIVE ! A mysterious knockout bottle-blonde loses her husband somewhere in the judicial system on Space Colony #88. She hires Nick Ryder to find him and gets the help of the astonishing Alexandra King into the bargain. A non-stop trail… Read More

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Flash Fiction in 200 words or less (Flash Fiction Contest Summer 2019) Read More

Tags: mystery, suspense

Featured Review by HMBaker

"Incredible what you can do with few words! Excellent!" Read More

MYSTERY ! ACTION ! SUSPENSE ! SPACE COLONY ! ROMANCE !EXPLOSIVE ! A mysterious knockout bottle-blonde loses her husband somewhere in the judicial system on Space Colony #88. She hires Nick Ryder to find him and gets the help of the astonishing Alexandra King into the bargain. A non-stop trail… Read More

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Jason and Ava are Security Officers at the Florida State Hospital in Chattahoochee, Florida. With 1,000 residents and a Hurricane Michael heading towards the hospital, anything can happen. This story is fiction. During the actual hurricane, everyone was safe and secure at the actual hospital and there were no incidences.… Read More

Tags: humor, suspense

Featured Review by Robert Helliger

"The short story is humorous, and suspenseful. The characters are believable." Read More

Shipwrecked on a hostile island, Holly Alexander must fight for her life. Her twin sister and fiance are on a desperate quest to find her despite being told their search is futile. Based on real world North Sentinel Island in the Bay of Bengal, this edge of your seat thriller… Read More

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Seventeen year old vernoica's world changes when her brother is brutally killed in a bomb attack.She is determined bring the attacker to justice . However,she is yet unaware of the bloodshed and gore her path of vengeance will bring . She has yet alot to discover in the world of… Read More
MYSTERY ! ACTION ! SUSPENSE ! SPACE COLONY ! ROMANCE !EXPLOSIVE ! A mysterious knockout bottle-blonde loses her husband somewhere in the judicial system on Space Colony #88. She hires Nick Ryder to find him and gets the help of the astonishing Alexandra King into the bargain. A non-stop trail… Read More
MYSTERY ! ACTION ! SUSPENSE ! SPACE COLONY ! ROMANCE !EXPLOSIVE ! A mysterious knockout bottle-blonde loses her husband somewhere in the judicial system on Space Colony #88. She hires Nick Ryder to find him and gets the help of the astonishing Alexandra King into the bargain. A non-stop trail… Read More

Book / Thrillers

May 28, 2019

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When a small town is rocked by an unseen catastrophe, the residents are left reeling and terrified. But that wasn't the whole plan. When a single father returns home to find that his daughter has been kidnapped, he is sucked into a dangerous, life threatening game of hide-and-seek. Following clues… Read More
About a house in the middle of the Tennessee Wood that has a sinister history and leads the unsuspecting home owners to their fate with the evil that lurks there. Read More

Tags: suspense

This story is about four jokers robbing a bank. Read More

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The Warrior’s Beckoning is a two-part horror thriller with an allegorical storyline. Connected by a dream, a team of ghost hunters is gathered and sent into a mysterious forest. Once a town, it is now inhabited by only darkness and sorrow. After finding himself at the mercy of the shadow… Read More

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Arrow Phalio Stormwell, the infamous rogue of Ceripthé, finds herself within the dark reaches of Larkwood Prison. She knew from the start she couldn't trust anybody, not even her partner in crime, Lucas Rynen. By the order of the Shadow Lord, Arrow finds herself in the maximum security level of… Read More
I set my eyes on “lady with the Fuchsia purse handle” one day while boarding the bus to my school.Then the bus stopped at ‘10, Gills Road’ and there entered the lady with the fuchsia purse handle. The moment my eyes fell on her, I was intrigued. Something about her… Read More
In this sequel to "If You Could Hear what I see," Jack Donovan heads back to Florida when he finds out the person who caused his deafness is seen. What will happen to Jack? Will survive? Who will die? Please read, "Death On The Beach" and find out. Read More

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"Excellent crime thriller book. The story is well written, and so is the characters." Read More

Stop or don't stop. Once you've made you're decision, you are involved no matter how it turns out. Read More

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Set in the summer break of 2028, Flight United 999 is a suspenseful psychological thriller about a holiday gone wrong. After his brother wins a free vacation to the ‘Neo Dome’, Mathew the main protagonist of the mystery to unfold finds himself trapped in a conspired and mind boggling expedition.… Read More
Lance Tallbear is an Arizona sheriff drawn into the mystery of a plane wreck long forgotten in the Superstition Mountains. Still searching to find his own direction and path in life he struggles to find his way. His Grandfather Gray Eagle prays he will accept the mantle of shaman his… Read More
Reader; this book contains more than just a story. It can not be summarised once. Each reader will find their paths in this book different; do take time & care of my creation. Mind yourself well reader now begin your journey! Read More

Book / Horror

April 14, 2019

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An ancient gift becomes a nightmare for a young mother in 60's-era Southern California. Mourning the loss of her husband and oldest child, Brit Helm struggles to create a new and normal life for her youngest boy, Michael, in a small beach town. But the intrusion of a pretty surfer… Read More
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