Greg Ellis

Biography

A native-born Californian transplanted to Ohio then back to California and currently to Oklahoma. I've been a technical writer, an administration manager, a security guard at a federal laboratory, a WalMart department manager, and am currently a technical writer again.

I write science fiction and horror and have been writing since I was in grade school. I've also designed and written games, particularly the play-by-email game Fire On The Suns.

I'm 55, white, single, live in Broken Arrow, OK, and like beer, dogs, good food, cheese, chocolate, fishing, and writing.

Where to find Greg Ellis online


Books

Showdown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
It's a contest of wills, with potentially deadly consequences. Can Jim hold off his six challengers, and does it mean he'll have to kill a kid in the process?
Survival
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The last day of a turkey hunt goes horribly wrong for Joe Burroughs when he picks up a fellow hunter on a lonely back road. Alone, haggard, and in need of food and shelter, Joe drives the man to the nearest Ranger Station where he begins telling a very strange tale of a very strange hunt.
A Day In The Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Police Captain Mike Russell has more than thieves, killers, and miscellaneous common criminals to worry about, he's got Pulses. Superpowered vigilantes, or worse, criminals, Pulses transformed society, but not for the better. After two disastrous wars trying to control them, Capt. Russell finds himself standing on the brink of a possible Third Pulse and disaster.
Infection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
How far is love willing to go in the face of catastrophe? Infection is a 5600 word science fiction/horror story.
Hunted
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
A desperate chase through the woods at night by things out of a nightmare. For a lone Fish & Game warden there is only one choice - survival - if she can live long enough. Hunted is an 1800 word story of unrelenting horror and desperation.
Hate Music
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Terran Federal Republic needs to establish communication with the alien Q'Tez Hegemony. Unfortunately, a decades old feud, caused by a mistake made by both sides, stands in their way. Both sides want the communication, but only one man knows the way forward. Hate Music is a 1 thousand word science fiction story with a humorous tone.
The Light Of An Oncoming Train: A 6-Pack Collection Of Short Fiction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,630. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Six stories to frighten, disturb, and inspire the reader including The Light Of An Oncoming Train, The Meadow, Knock On Wood, The Interview, Far Horizons, and After Action Report.
Hatchings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,760. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
His hometown destroyed by a swarm of ants, his girlfriend and mentor killed by a nest of centipedes, his life in tatters, Jason Carter knows only one way forward - fighting the emergence of ecological catastrophe. Recruited by a super-secret agency, he leads the fight with money, science, and talent. But will any of that be enough when those who started the hatchings come after him with guns?
Far Horizons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A father tells the story of an important evet to his son.
Code Of Law
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What defines "sportsmanship" when an alien species decides to rig the game? The Jareen,qwar want the planet Cabal, held by the Terran Federal Republic. Their allies, the Dwa'kim, have been enlisted to help them win it. They'll take any risk to do so short of open war.
Any Minute Now
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Quentin Dallas, PI, encounters more than even he would have believed when he finds the police already at an apartment building he's investigating.
Night On A Boat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
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A Quentin Dallas vignette wherein he is called upon to give his opinion about a strange murder.
The Meadow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A morning's hike turns into a fight for survival when they discover something deadly growing in The Meadow...
The Light Of An Oncoming Train
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Quentin Dallas, PI, attracts the weirdest cases in the city. But in a case where a PI needs the money and a client's property has gone missing, beggars can't really be choosers, even when your client may be far more powerful than he seems.
After Action Report
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
A military reconnaissance to determine why colonies are dropping off the map encounters a force it hadn't bargained for.
The Interview
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Being on Death Row may not always end with solitude and silence.
Knock On Wood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Two scholars debate the reality of our universe and the possibility of others, but only one knows the whole truth.

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