Michael Williams

Biography

Michael G. Williams is a native of the mountains of western North Carolina and has resided in the Triangle area of the state for twenty years. He has been a successful participant in National Novel Writing Month for many years and encourages anyone interested in writing to jump headlong into the deep end of insanity for thirty days. More information can be found at www.nanowrimo.org.

Michael is a brother in St. Anthony Hall and Mu Beta Psi and believes strongly in the power of found families. He lives in Durham with his partner, two cats and more and better friends than he probably deserves. Michael earned a BA in Performance Studies at UNC Chapel Hill and works as an engineer.

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Books

Tooth & Nail
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Series: The Withrow Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,080. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
The price of immortality is watching your own life end. Withrow, the most sarcastic vampire for a country mile, makes an annual Appalachian pilgrimage to keep tabs on nocturnal colleagues but quickly finds himself facing undead rednecks, folk magic, murder, a detective and Withrow's own psychotic cousin. Moonlit forests, seedy bars - is Withrow chasing paranoia or finding a place for himself?
Complications
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Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
It's 1982 and Gene is on the front lines of love: he works retail at "Til Death Do Us Part", a computerized dating agency where the patrons know how they are going to die and hope to meet someone else before it happens. Like most shopping mall jobs of its day, it's a mix of boredom and politeness punctuated by flashes of genuine empathy but Gene's job is about to get a lot more interesting.
Perishables
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Series: The Withrow Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 57,620. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Perishables delivers three tense tales of witnesses to the zombie apocalypse for whom zombies are not the biggest problem: a vampire at a neighborhood meeting, a frustrated college sysadmin and the staff of an all-night sale. Humorous, terrifying and kind, Perishables asks: are nosy neighbors, scared kids or wild shoppers more dangerous than the walking dead?

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