The Lombard Alchemist Tales

At The Edge of Nowhere
Series: The Lombard Alchemist Tales, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2011 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Horror » General
Spend enough time at the end of your rope, and you'll make some bad choices--make enough of them, and your choices start making themselves. But when you're a nineteen year old boy living on the streets with no money for food, you find salvation anywhere you can. Maybe in a dumpster, or a brothel, or a gun. Or maybe in a creepy, cold pawn shop, in a broken down city at the edge of nowhere.
Sunday Morning Giraffe
Series: The Lombard Alchemist Tales, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
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It's 3AM on a Sunday in the middle of the desert, and Aldo wants a giraffe, but not just any giraffe will do. Aldo requires the particular one housed in the glass display case in a creepy pawn shop at the edge of nowhere. His parents are at loose ends to satisfy the five-year-old, unaware that he is being guided by a demon-posessed rat with an agenda of its own.
Chicken Noodle Gravity
Series: The Lombard Alchemist Tales, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Stephen got stoned to deal with the chemo, but it's his husband who really needs the drugs. After all, watching your partner of twenty years die of cancer can leave you courting bankruptcy. It can drive you to steal, or cheat, or look for hope in a can of chicken-noodle soup you bought from the demonic pawnbroker at a creepy old hock shop at the edge of nowhere. Incl. bonus story: Sleep, Walk
The Empty House
Series: The Lombard Alchemist Tales, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Alan Tosetti, the greatest architect in Nevada history, died before he could finish his masterpiece. Two years later, his youngest daughter, died in the same house, sitting in front of the fire, of old age. She was only twenty-six. When a big-city architect comes to investigae, he finds a ruin with a soul full of music, and a secret, insatiable hunger...
The Serpent and the Satchel
Series: The Lombard Alchemist Tales, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
An office is no place to waste a golden spring afternoon, so Albert escaped early to spend some time at the park. But with emergency deadlines from his boss, he must work through his time off. Neither Albert nor his boss planned on an unexpected adventure courtesy a broken briefcase, an escaped python, and a mischievous pawnbroker who keeps a creepy little shop out on the edge of nowhere.