Robert S. Wilson


Robert S. Wilson is the author of SHINING IN CRIMSON and FADING IN DARKNESS, books one and two of his dystopian vampire series: EMPIRE OF BLOOD. He is a Bram Stoker Award-nominated editor of HORROR FOR GOOD: A CHARITABLE ANTHOLOGY and lives in Middle Tennessee with his wife and two kids. His short stories have appeared in/will appear in [NAMELESS] MAGAZINE from Cycatrix Press, HORROR D'OEUVRES from Dark Fuse, A QUICK BITE OF FLESH: AN ANTHOLOGY OF ZOMBIE FLASH FICTION from Hazardous Press, EVIL JESTER PRESENTS COMICS, FEAR THE REAPER from Crystal Lake Publishing, THE BEST OF THE HORROR SOCIETY 2013, BLEED from Perpetual Motion Machine Publishing, and his cyberpunk/horror novella EXIT REALITY published by Blood Bound Books was chosen as one of’s Thrillers of the Month in July 2013.

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Self-Aware: A Ray Garret/Lifeline Techno Thriller Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Life isn't any less complicated for Ray as he fights against his alcoholism and continues to keep secret the nano-machines that course throughout his body keeping him connected to the very source of all human-perceptual connections, the Lifeline itself. But as Ray takes on his first new Antivii case, he learns a new secret about the nano-machines inside him. They've become self-aware.
Fading in Darkness: Empire of Blood Book Two
Series: Empire of Blood, 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,680. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
In this second installment in the Empire of Blood series, Hank Evans is headed back to Necropolis, but this time he won't be running for his life... or will he?
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
Ever since the local factory was destroyed by the meteorites, Edgar's been down on his luck and drunk. Marilyn wishes he'd just quit moping and look for a job. But that rock he brought home from the debris, it's got a secret. A creepy crawly secret with 15 pairs of legs.
In Dark Reaches Issue 1, November 2012
Price: Free! Words: 15,430. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Welcome to the first issue of In Dark Reaches: The Official Fiction Subscription of Robert S. Wilson.
Born to Kill: A Short Supernatural Thriller
Price: Free! Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jared Sumner just wanted a pack of cigarettes. But as he waits in line at the crowded gas station, a customer pushes the clerk over the edge and the doors at The Quickshop lock themselves. The clerk has a secret he's been waiting to share for a long time. He can manipulate things with his mind. And yet he's been manipulated his whole life. And's time for payback.
Shining in Crimson: Empire of Blood Book One
Series: Empire of Blood, 1. Price: Free! Words: 80,020. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
"A big-scale vampire thriller that changes the rules."--Scott Nicholson, They Hunger
What Happens in Vegas... An Empire of Blood Short Story
Series: Empire of Blood, 1.5. Price: Free! Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Jackie took her little sister, Karen, for a joy ride into Necropolis without telling her where they were really going, she only meant to have a good time. Give her a little scare. A desolate shell of its former self, Sin City still holds a certain temptation for those who like to gamble. But when the residents of the city awaken, what happens in Vegas... well, you know the rest.

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