Douglas Ryan


Born in Jersey City, New Jersey and now living in Las Vegas, I'm a YA author of urban fantasy and horror based on contemporary social issues. In my spare time, I practice insomnia, perfecting my neurosis oh yeah and writing.

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Fire and Water
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fire Elemental Keagan and Water Elemental Aedre are involved in a forbidden taboo affair between opposite elementals. More than mere taboo, physical love is fatal and the slightest caress is a heady combination of pleasure and pain. Imprisoned and sentenced to death on false charges by the Water Queen, Keagan must prevent the mutual destruction of his and Aedre's worlds as war looms.
Christian Blood
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,320. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
In this tale of love, betrayal, redemption, and blood, Christian Nadasdy navigates the exotic world of vampires and witchcraft. He finds himself confronted with more questions than answers: Was the bashing one of the many machinations of his caregiver? Does the beautiful witch Scarlett Raven have designs on his heart or does she have dark ulterior motives of her own?

Douglas Ryan's tag cloud

bisexual    elemental    elementals    fantasy    fire    gay    goth    gothic    horror    love    paranormal    punkgoth    romance    sex    sidhe    splatter punk    urban fantasy    vampire    war    water    witch   

Smashwords book reviews by Douglas Ryan

  • Valhalla Unleashed on Oct. 30, 2010

    Excellent story. I was drawn to because of the unusual premise; Zombie vikings in a coalman? However, the story has top-notch descriptions and characters that leap from the page.