Alisha Adkins


Alisha Adkins is a native of New Orleans and has also lived in Dallas, San Francisco, and Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan. Alisha holds a master's degree in education and worked as a secondary English and history teacher for ten years before escaping the profession. She has also worked as a bartender, owned and operated an eBay Powerseller store, acted as a forum moderator for a popular online game, and worked as an educational consultant for a major publishing company. She is currently pursuing her dream of writing and quietly starving to death.
Written in 1998, Flesh Eaters was her first work of length. She maintains that writing it was her natural psychological response to teaching middle school.
Alisha Adkins is the author of Flesh Eaters, Making the Best of the Zombie Apocalypse, Daydreams of Seppuku, and Twisted Tales for Twisted Minds.

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Dead Lay
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Lydia lives a lonely, isolated life, but when she purchases a zombie, that all changes. Sure, her zombie can do the housework, but she also has some other, more unusual duties in mind for him. Sometimes sexy, often funny, and frequently disgusting,this novelette-length collection of sexually themed horror short stories following the adventures of Lydia and Heracles, her zombie man servant.
Twisted Tales for Twisted Minds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,100. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
What lies beneath the masks that people wear? In Twisted Tales for Twisted Minds, you might just be afraid to find out. This collection of dark, twisted short stories and flash fiction serves up a smorgasbord of horrific fare with heaping ironic sides. Stories include "A Boy and His Zombie," "Dynamic Genetix," "An Eye for an Eye," and "A Few Steps Away." Prepare to be disturbed.
Daydreams of Seppuku
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,760. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Luna isn't happy with her life. Of course, that could be because she lives down the street from a serial killer. But as she begins to uncover more about Daniel Hume, her strange and terrifying neighbor, she also begins to unearth secrets about herself. Daydreams of Seppuku is a bittersweet chronicle of fatalism and inertia, violence and depravity, and awakening and transformation.

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