Terry Hayman


Terry grew up as an Air Force brat in five different countries, before finally settling in North Vancouver, Canada, to raise a family.

He's a former lawyer and business speaker (which gave birth to his co-written management book HURDLES). Now he acts and writes full time. His short stories have have appeared in numerous anthologies and national magazines. His mainstream, crime, and other novels are made available through Fiero Publishing.

Where to find Terry Hayman online


Being Human
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,490. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Five science fiction and fantasy tales close to home and heart. In "Call My Name”, find out what sort of power someone can hold over you in the future if they know your true name. In “Dropouts”, figure out exactly how and why things in the airport are just...wrong. Also "We Don’t Know Where You’ve Been, Mr. Jones”, "The Last Hotel", and "Real Death", with a foreword by the author.
God in the Walkie-Talkie
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Stuttering, clumsy Wilbur Longshanks is not the most popular brother of the post-apocalyptic Cheyenne monastery. And having God suddenly begin speaking with him through an ancient walkie-talkie does not enhance his popularity. Nor do the brothers listen to his recitation of God’s message that the planet is about to be vaporized...
Chasing the Minotaur
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,080. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When his wife of twenty years dies in his arms of cancer, celebrated New York painter Emery Lake withdraws from painting and from life. To save him, his grown daughter arranges a house exchange in the south of France. But in the foothills of the Mont Sainte-Victoire, Emery discovers the long-dead painters Picasso, Renoir, Cezanne, and Van Gogh walk, paint, scheme, and love. Is it magic or madness?
The Last Hotel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The day Anne-Marie died, Robert felt his life ended too. When she later turned up as a ghost in the sewing room, Rob realized they still had a challenging adventure in front of them - to find others like Anne-Marie, to answer why she was still here. But the answers they find aren't what they expect.
Peter and the Vampires
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Chasing down a political power broker who's stolen a device that causes dimensional leaks is one thing. Finding that the device has given the man fangs and is reshaping the city is another. Not to mention what the device is doing to you.
The Last Angel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The planet has been seeded and officially cleansed of its genetic abominations, yet Death Team Commander Jacks is convinced there's one renegade angel they've missed. And she doesn't like to leave a job unfinished.
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 590. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A quick humorous story that illustrates the essential difference between men and women. (No, not THAT one!)
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
For Howard, it was supposed to be a simple vacation, a long-promised flight to Paris with the family. But then things started to go wrong in ways that made no damned sense at all.
Someone to Watch Over Me
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Being rescued in a snowstorm by her worst enemy raises Lindsey's hackles in all kinds of ways. And when he keeps on rescuing her, there's a serious issue here...
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Stick has fallen to the level of slave in the waterfields of a hostile planet. And he's good with that. Until they start rebuilding him against his will.
Never His Sword
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The story of the sword of Damocles, a sword hung by a thread over the neck of a boastful courtier, is all about the sword and how it represents the precarious nature of life and power. But the real story was never about the sword at all, but about the people who hung it there and the people who suffered and why. Because it was never Damocles's sword to begin with.
To Ride the Serpent Once More
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Medea is often remembered as one of the great witches of Greek mythology. She betrayed her father to help Jason steal the golden fleece, she killed her enemies ruthlessly, she burned her own children to death. But that's such a man's telling of the tale . Here's the story of what really happened, and its final untold chapter.
The Love Prince
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The day Tucker, Crown Prince of Chai-Koos, turns 22, one part of his coming of age is the selection of a breeding mate. And while he's repulsed by the process, he's irresistibly draw to a Chai-Hona girl who, on their mating night, will first try to kill him, then love him, then flee. Their story will change the fate of the planets of Chai forever.
So Hot
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Private Stickney is on post-midnight recon when he sees what appears to be a burqa-clad female servicing one of his Iraqi opposite numbers. But what happens next, both on the street and in Stickney's head, shows just how far down war's rabbit hole this soldier has gone. WARNING: disturbing language, violence, and mindset.
The Girl Who Left
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the deepest reaches of space, far from the oversight of law and civilized government, a refueling station caters to the needs of long haul travelers. Supplying sexkids for their pleasure is just part of the service. But a few of these kids, stolen from their homes and beaten into submission, are ready to fight. All they need is a leader, one girl who can show them escape is possible.
The Shopping Cart People
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A suburb plunges into a night of horror when its usually-invisible underclass rises up with supernatural strength, ferocity, and a hunger for revenge.
A Different Hunger
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
It's a part of town most vampires avoid because the food is tainted. Drugs. Alcohol. Despair. But it's here that the blind, undead artist, born with no optic nerves, comes to fill a hunger that has nothing to do with blood. Though blood will be spilled...
We Don't Know Where You've Been, Mr. Jones
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In an effort to help an aging population retain their independence as long as possible, an entire village has been set up with sensors and bumpers, high-tech devices to track and protect those who wander. But there are some things you just can't catch and choices you have to make.
Call My Name
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Frallon has been helping run the eerily well-balanced City Central his whole adult life. But now, just when he's about to move into the very nerve center of power, a stranger calls his true name and sends him into a whirling insanity, where truth is illegal and being human is the worst crime of all.
Learning to Mind
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Rinsa wants to raise little Sergei the way the doctors tell her to. Really. Sergei has the Minder implant. Rinsa's got the controller. Only...it's hard when Sergei screams out in pain like that. There's got to be a better way.
Real Death
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In a world where you really can live forever, the owners of the drug that makes it possible are both envied and hated. But when one of their own, a rebel artist who has chosen to grow old and die, leaves a strange bequest to her immortal son, everything he believed about her and his own life is called into question.
Millipede Lessons
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In a future of aggressive colonization, the local fauna sometimes have to be kept in line. That's the Keepers' job. But now a pede's mid-life that threatens to turn an entire nest of them rogue and the only way to stop it is for a pair of Keepers to go in deep.

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