The Heart of a Monster by J.M. Franco
Approx. 57,920 words.
Published on June 28, 2012.
In the dead of night a strange drifter strides into a anthropomorphic town, quickly being taken in and starting up trouble. Once the local law suspects the drifter, Midnight, of being an infamous and immortal killer, enemies of his past begin to show up and rock the foundation of the small desert city. Midnight soon finds himself torn between his need for vengeance, and protecting those he loves.