Mark Early


I come from a family that loves stories. I've spent my adult life telling some kind of story in one of many different forms. Whether working as a photojournalist, teaching journalism, or working in public relations for a non-profit human services agency, I seem to always be spinning tales and yarns. I hope you will enjoy the characters and places I attempt to bring to life for you here.

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A Fortuitous Exit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,410. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A former British assassin faces the ultimate challenge; eliminate an old friend or provide for his escape. To do either one, Jeremy St. Simon must first free himself from arrest by the American government.
The Night Charlie Died
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Adventure » General
Life in a sawmill town can be hard. Dying can be even harder. When Horace Wrightly's father dies, it falls to young Horace to provide for his family. However, Horace must find a way to follow in his father's footsteps without reaching the same tragic end.
Finneas Ca'houn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A natural loner, Finneas Ca'houn lives in solitude high in the mountains, far removed from the growing villages of the low lands and the old hostilities of an ancient family feud. However, when his young nephew brings word of his brother's death, Finneas realizes some battles cannot be avoided and that some evils must be laid to rest.
The Grave Digging
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In keeping with tradition, four friends have gathered in a country graveyard to pay their respects by digging a grave for a newly bereaved family. Yet, as the autumn afternoon passes and the grave nears completion, doubts arise as to who will really fill the new grave. Soon, dire choices must be made. As it turns out, some traditions are not so easily carried on from generation to generation.
The Water Witch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Selma Lister has a talent for finding water. She has flawlessly shown generations of her neighbors where to dig their wells. As word of her skill has spread, so have rumours of her true powers. Now, some strangers seek her help in finding a lost shipment of Confederate gold. With her life and the life of her grandaughter at stake, can Selma's powers deliver her from the clutches of a madman?
The Devil and Deacon White
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Deacon White has come to a quiet country church to rehearse his Sunday morning sermon. However, on this stormy Friday night, the Deacon meets a stranger with some burning questions. What's more, the stranger seems to already know the answers. As the questions grow more pointed, the Deacon realizes the storm brewing outside the church may not be the danger he should fear most.

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adventure    druid    feud    fiction    friendship    gambling    horror    magic    mountains    religion    revenge    speculative    spy    suspense