Mark Tullius

Biography

Mark Tullius is the author of Unlocking the Cage: Exploring the Motivations of MMA Fighters and dark fiction which includes Twisted Reunion, 25 Perfect Days: Plus 5 More, Brightside, and the Try Not to Die series. An Ivy League graduate, Mark lists Chuck Palahniuk and Stephen King as the authors who most influence his own writing. He attests that attending Tom Spanbauer's Dangerous Writing workshop marked the turning point in his career. In addition to his writing, Mark is the host of the podcasts, Vicious Whispers and Unlocking.
Mark resides in Southern California with his wife and two children. For more information about Mark's work, he invites you to connect with him on Facebook (www.facebook.com/AuthorMarkTullius), Twitter (@MarkTullius), and Instagram (mark_tullius). You can follow him at www.MarkTullius.com.
Interviews from Mark's travels can be found on his YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/MarkTullius

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Books

Ain't No Messiah
Pre-release—available February 5, 2019. Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
“God has chosen Joshua to bring forth his new kingdom on Earth.” The coming-of-age story of Joshua Campbell, the proclaimed second coming of Christ. Joshua has struggled to believe he is the Messiah despite the many miracles that befall him. After a life of sex, drugs, murder, and mayhem, Joshua is finally ready to speak his mind while the entire world watches. The first book in a 5-book series
Somber Stroll: Five Horror Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,850. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Included are five somber strolls through what could be any suburban town. Find yourself: an overworked father trying to protect his son an injured construction worker questioning reality a sensitive teenage girl watching a mixed martial arts battle to the death an aging DJ granting a sick girl’s glorious last wish The fifth and final tale is a shocking jaunt through t
Unlocking the Cage: Exploring the Motivations of MMA Fighters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,940. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
The cage door clangs shut. The lock slides into place. The voice in my head drowns out everything else. What the hell is wrong with me? Follow the journey of Mark Tullius, former cage fighter and boxer turned author and stay-at-home dad as he puts his love of fighting and his sociology degree to use. What began as a personal exploration to unlock his reasons for continuing to train and pursue a
Before Brightside: Mandy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,780. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » New adult
In the first of a series of short stories leading up to Brightside, the protagonist, a teenage Joe Nolan, finds himself in a compromising position. Readers learn that from a young age, people in the telepath's life often assume they know just what he wants, when all along it's he who understands their most personal thoughts and desires. Intended for mature audience.
25 Perfect Days: Plus 5 More
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,650. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
25 Perfect Days, named one of IndieReader's Best Indie Books for 2013, just got better with the addition of 5 More Perfect Days. A totalitarian state doesn't just happen overnight. It's a slow, dangerous slide. 25 Perfect Days Plus 5 More chronicles the path into a hellish future and captures the sacrifice, courage, and love needed to survive and eventually overcome this dystopian nightmare.
Twisted Reunion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,020. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Plunge deep into darkness with 28 terrifying tales. Explore heartache, happiness, and horror in this collection composed of all the stories in Each Dawn I Die, Every One's Lethal, and Repackaged Presents, plus two bonus stories.
Try Not to Die: At Grandma's House #1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,590. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Are You Ready to Try Not to Die? It's Grandma's House - quiet, cozy, nestled on a mountain in West Virginia. What could possibly go wrong? A lot, actually. Horrific accidents, despicable creatures, a vile beast, and detestable grandparents leap off of the pages. So watch your back and choose wisely. One misstep will get you and your little sister killed. Grab a copy and try not to die today!
Brightside
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,140. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
They call us Thought Thieves, but it's not like we have a choice. All the sick twisted things rolling around in people's heads, we can't help but hear. That's why they rounded us up, stuck us in this little town. It's to make you feel safe. But they can't keep us here forever. It's Day 100 and it's all gonna end. One way or another, I'm getting out of Brightside.

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