Madeleine Swann has had short stories published in The Big Book of Bizarro, Analogpress.net and ForbiddenFiction.com and writes in various forms from her home in deepest, darkest Essex, England. She has also had articles published in various magazines including Bizarre, ranging in topic from church restorations to the toe wrestling championships, and performs as part of comedy group Braintree Ways.
Before Sascha had the good fortune of finding a master who cared for him, he was a lowly brothel whore. Neither good looks nor intellect could help him in this harsh world of sadistic clients, cruel peers, and Mistress Bethel—owner of Bethel’s Brothel. When he is forced to confront this history, he does so in the only way he knows how. (M/M)
Amelia is a Victorian girl lying ill in her bed, watched over by her father, uncle, and the doctor. Her brother is coming back from university to see her, but none of them are aware of the strange new attraction for each other, or that she has been bitten by a vampire; a vampire who is stalking the grounds of the house and waiting. (F/M)
Helena is a Victorian housewife who has a problem with her nerves. When her doting husband brings her to the best doctor in London, the good doctor asserts that Helena’s hysteria is lodged between her legs. There is only one, truly exquisite cure. (M/F)
Ettie visits a funfair with her bullying husband in Victorian London. When a sword-swallowing sideshow performer grabs her attention, she finds herself drawn into a new world of strangeness, freedom and passion. (F/M, F/F. M/M, group)
Marella is travelling with her lady-in-waiting to marry a nobleman’s son. When they stop at an inn on the way, Marella sees a chance for some excitement and slips away into the lively town. However she doesn’t plan on being kidnapped by a gang of thieves, or forming a strange bond with their leader. (M/F, F/F. Short Stories - 4000 words.)
In a 16th century German town, residents are being menaced by a killer wolf. Despite the danger, Hilde can't resist meeting a young man, Klaus, in the frozen woods for a torrid tryst. Klaus, a loner, has a secret he has yet to reveal. Will they be caught by her disapproving brother or the wolf? Which would be worse?