Barb and I had found an old junky typewriter on the plot of land upon which we planned to build our Dream Home. It had been manufactured in a foreign country and was said to be bewitched. It might spontaneously type wise advice! We thought it might be worth something restored. We named it Esmeralda. We spent a bundle restoring it. Now we tried to sell it. This story tells what happened!
We've all heard stories about the old woman leaving her money to her cat, but you've never read what happens afterward quite like "Puss' Fortune." Satiric, chilling, heartbreaking, and mind-bending, Daniel R. Robichaud offers a fabulist vision tackling questions of responsibility in the form of a not-quite faerie tale.
A weird tale. On Christmas Eve some people in the city take a strange turn: they collapse, blue-faced, on the floor. Chaos follows as tense-necked families compete against one another to get to the hospital first. An energetic, satirical and emotional story.
Bartholomew Adams is a young man plagued by nightmares and precognitive visions. He's poised to inherit a tidy family fortune and the keys to an old maritime empire. Now the prodigal Bostonian has returned to his family estate, too bad he's come under a gibbous moon.
A science fiction fable with a touch of Poe and a twist of Dahl. A teeny water bear sits at play on her tiny meteor when another traveller crash-lands on her rocky home. And so unfolds a haiku horror picture story…
Star Bear is a tough little tardigrade. Her story is told in the official verse of all aliens: haiku!
Water is a young musician living on the fringe of society in his small fishing village. Creatures from the sea request permission to live among the villagers to learn from them, claiming a desire to evolve to become more than they are living in the deep. This is Water's story.
‘A thrilling page-turner with some shocking moments. Martyn's skill lies in bringing characters to life and making you care for them.’ Davy had spent his life running but never figured out why. Forced to return to Gallows Close where he grew up he may at last get an answer. With Police questioning him over a string of murders and old ghosts resurrecting themselves it's time to face his demons.