Robert S. Wilson


Robert S. Wilson is the author of SHINING IN CRIMSON and FADING IN DARKNESS, books one and two of his dystopian vampire series: EMPIRE OF BLOOD. He is the Bram Stoker Award-nominated editor of BLOOD TYPE: AN ANTHOLOGY OF VAMPIRE SF ON THE CUTTING EDGE, a co-editor of HORROR FOR GOOD: A CHARITABLE ANTHOLOGY and NIGHTSCAPES: VOLUME 1, and lives in Middle Tennessee with his family and a silly obnoxious dog. His short stories have appeared in numerous anthologies, online, and paper publications, and his cyberpunk/horror novella EXIT REALITY was chosen as one of’s Thrillers of the Month in July 2013.

His debut fiction collection WHERE ALL LIGHT IS LEFT TO DIE is scheduled to release on September 23rd, 2014. He is currently working hard to finish a number of novels and novellas all at once like a blind juggler given knives and led into oncoming traffic.

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Rising From Ashes: Empire of Blood Book Three (A Dystopian Vampire Novel)
Series: Empire of Blood, 3. Pre-release—available November 24, 2015. Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Now with nothing left to lose, Hank Evans has transformed from a hollow shell to a military leader of the Foederati, hardened to the core with the cold unmerciful steel of revenge. He rightfully blames the Emperor for the death of his son and will stop at nothing to destroy the evil man and his twisted religious empire. Armed with the knowledge that he alone is the biggest threat to the monster
SoulServe: A Ray Garret/Lifeline Techno Thriller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,790. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Scientists at Brizen Health are being murdered by... something. Doctors, subjects, and even janitors are reporting disturbances in the Neuro-Technical Division. Antivii agent Ray Garret is called to the scene to get to the bottom of things. But when his wife, Rhonda, begins to have seizures, the ghost in Brizen Health could be Ray's only hope to save the love of his life.
Through the Mindhole: A Novelette of Supernatural and Psychological Suspense
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,780. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Horror » General
FBI agent Chad Nelson wakes up each morning in another world. One day he’s trapped in the body of another version of himself—a brilliant, violent serial killer. The next he’s paralyzed, taken over by the "other" Chad. Shifting back and forth between two worlds, his only way out is Through the Mindhole.
The Nesting Place
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,910. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Art Gibson's collie, Ginger, goes out of control, barking and digging at Dead Man's Hill, Art makes a chilling discovery: someone is trapped inside. Alive. Once rescued, the man himself is even stranger. Naked and unable to speak, he is taken to the hospital. As he recovers from an unknown shock, the fate of an entire universe is at stake.
Where All Light is Left to Die
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,640. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Thirteen tales in all. Awakened from the mind of Robert S. Wilson. Ripped from their slumber and stretched across the fabric of space and time, silently screaming into the farthest reaches of the cold dead void... where all light is left to die. "Robert S. Wilson proves himself a master of the dark fantastic."—Tim Waggoner, author of LIKE DEATH and THE HARMONY SOCIETY
The Death Catcher
Price: Free! Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
From Robert S. Wilson's debut collection WHERE ALL LIGHT IS LEFT TO DIE. When those with a special gift can catch your soul in that dark realm between here and hereafter and bring you back to life, who will save us all from the jealous void? (First published in the wonderfully dark anthology FEAR THE REAPER edited by Joe Mynhardt and published by Crystal Lake Publishing.)
Fading in Darkness: Empire of Blood Book Two
Series: Empire of Blood, 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,680. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
In this second installment in the Empire of Blood series, Hank Evans is headed back to Necropolis, but this time he won't be running for his life... or will he?
Shining in Crimson: Empire of Blood Book One
Series: Empire of Blood, 1. Price: Free! Words: 80,020. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » General
"A big-scale vampire thriller that changes the rules."--Scott Nicholson, They Hunger
What Happens in Vegas... An Empire of Blood Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
When Jackie took her little sister, Karen, for a joy ride into Necropolis without telling her where they were really going, she only meant to have a good time. Give her a little scare. A desolate shell of its former self, Sin City still holds a certain temptation for those who like to gamble. But when the residents of the city awaken, what happens in Vegas... well, you know the rest.
The Quiet: A Novella (Newly Revised and Expanded)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General
James Benton might be the last man on earth. Racing to get to work, he finds random abandoned cars, smoldering pile-ups, and something even stranger. Everywhere he goes there's no grass, no people, not even a bird in the sky. Alone in a barren world, James travels west in search of someone, anyone who might have survived The Quiet.

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