Born in Cuba in 1941, Ramiro Perez de Pereda has seen it all. After fighting insurgent communists at home, in 1959 he left Cuba for the United States where he made a name for himself working with blue-chip corporations. He has since retired from the business world and now devotes himself to his family and his writing.
Ramiro, who writes under the name R. Perez de Pereda, is the author of several dozen short stories and poems. A lifelong fan of fantasy in all its forms, in his youth he was a big fan of Robert E. Howard's work, particularly the Conan the Barbarian series.
The National Guard is called in to quell a labor uprising in a small Pennsylvania mining town. When they arrive, the town is deserted, but the steel mill is running at full capacity. Uncounted atrocities await them within the factory; meanwhile, an unspeakable supernatural horror stirs from its slumber in the ground beneath the town.
Volume three of this award-winning horror series packs international star power. Featuring the legendary Guy N. Smith, Adam Millard, and Nicholas Paschall, the ten stories in this collection are certain to keep you up at night. Take care as you reach into these dark places, for the things here bite, and you may withdraw a hand short of a few fingers.
Born a child of the streets, Ryan Cantril learned early on to fight for his keep, and sometimes just to keep what he earned. Now in his thirties, the self-proclaimed king of the sucker punch has just stolen a briefcase of his mob boss's money—and he’s in for the fight of his life.
These twenty-five poems explore the dark paths on our walks through life: addiction, bereavement, solitude. These are the forgotten spaces, blighted areas we pretend don't exist. Everybody's got one. Tread lightly.
The bad part about being immortal is that you cannot die. Cyan learns that not dying is worse than not living - the magic that made him immortal turns more of his body to lifeless iron with each passing day. Knowing time is short before he becomes just another statue in a town square, he sets off on a quest to rid himself of his cursed immortality.