Short Fiction Publications

Published Contributions


Taurus (The Zodiac Series, #5)

ISBN: 9781393629948


Decades after a matador’s final fight, an unexpected rival returns. Two thieves steal ancient Egyptian treasure, setting off an unexpected chain of events. What must a hunter do after killing a god’s sacred bull? TAURUS is a collection of twisted poems and dark stories inspired by this fascinating Zodiac sign, as well as retellings of the myths behind the sign. The tales span multiple genres, including science fiction, horror, and fantasy, and are told by award-winning authors and new stars of the Australian and New Zealand speculative fiction scene.


Taurus is available in ebook and paperback from online retailers and select bookstores.


Leo (The Zodiac Series, #8)

ISBN: 9781393723257


A family’s safari holiday turns into a nightmare. Among the ruins of Perth Station, a technician stumbles upon a disturbing truth. A pride of lions succumbs to a mysterious disease. LEO is a collection of twisted poems and dark stories inspired by this fascinating Zodiac sign, as well as retellings of the myths behind the sign. The tales span multiple genres, including science fiction, horror, and fantasy, and are told by award-winning authors and new stars of the Australian and New Zealand speculative fiction scene.


Leo is available in ebook and paperback from online retailers and select bookstores.


Tick Tock: A Time Travel Anthology (Five Hundred Fiction, #1)

ISBN: 9780645013955

Ever wondered what the world would be like if you could travel to a different point in time? What could you fix? Where would you go? When would you go?

Lose a few hours as you explore limitless time.

Tick Tock is available in ebook, paperback and hardback from online retailers and select bookstores.


Greed: The desire for material wealth or gain (Seven Deadly Sins, #5)

ISBN: 9780645013979



The desire for material wealth or gain, ignoring the realm of the spiritual.




Greed is available in ebook, paperback and hardback from online retailers and selected bookstores.



Lockdown Phantom #3: Lockdown Supernatural Fantasy

ISBN: 9780645013993


Paranormal stories for LOCKDOWN.

Hunting Shadows by Alannah K. Pearson
The Beckoning by Frederick Pangbourne
Not at Rest by Galina Trefil
Oeo by Hari Navarro
Remembrance by Helen Merrick
Circles Out of Salt by J. Agombar
He Wasn’t There by Joel R. Hunt
A Harvester Calls by Johann van der Walt
Her Watchers by Laurence Sullivan
The Howling Castle by Zoey Xolton

Phantom 3 is available in ebook and paperback from online retailers and selected bookstores.


Unnatural Order

ISBN: 9780648414643

Is an unlikely friendship enough to save a human and a voidbeast?
Can a robot’s heart be broken?
What happens to the demons when all the humans are gone?
Can dishonest hearts find peace?


Demons with no humans left to plague. A robot with a broken heart. Dishonest hearts searching for peace. Unlikely friendships, unlikelier dinners.

Rebuffing the status quo, Unnatural Order shines a light on the monstrous beings of myth and legend; framing the beast as the protagonist and seeking their humanity. Featuring established and emerging authors, Unnatural Order bares its fangs and brings the paws, maws and claws front and centre. Because this time, it’s the monster’s turn. 

Unnatural Order is available in ebook and paperback from online retailers and selected bookstores.


April Horrors: A 100 Word Horror Collection

ISBN: 9781914320033

Everybody loves a good prank. There’s even a day dedicated to fooling friends and loves ones. But what happens when a seemingly innocent prank goes wrong? And what about those that aren’t quite so innocent?

In April Horrors an abundance of writers explore the terrifying side of pulling pranks as we delve into their twisted minds and discover the pranks they really want to concoct come April 1st!

April Horrors and paperback from online retailers and selected bookstores.


Lost Lore and Legends

ISBN: 9789198671094

Europe; the continent of fallen empires, vengeful Gods, lovers, myths, and legends. From the leshys of The White Forest in the east to the Fae and Wildlings of the west, Europe is home to a rich tapestry of folklore and, within these pages, we shall share those stories with you.

Featuring a plethora of experienced and first-time indie writers, Lost Lores and Legends takes you on a journey of the fantastical, the romantic, the dark, and the desperate through three-hundred-and-fifteen tales of exactly one-hundred words. As you read, remember this: the legends are true… don’t dare to forget.

Lost Lore and Legends is available in ebook, paperback and limited edition hardback from online retailers.


Avenge: A Superhero/Supervillain Anthology (Five Hundred Fiction, #2)

ISBN:

Dark Superhero/Supervillain tales.

If you’ve only ever exposed to mainstream superheroes and supervillains, or this is your first foray into fantasy cape-wearers, you’re bound to love these authors’ takes on the genre—adventure, horror, and wonder fiction in five hundred words. 

Meet Votex, the villain—she rips people apart with her bare hands but is always the loving partner. Or Whitefire who melts all that surrounds with a ball of white-hot fire. And Charlie, the unlikely hero with crimson eyes, creating napalm skies. 

Avenge is available in ebook, paperback and hardback from online retailers.


Scorpio (The Zodiac Series, #11)

ISBN: 9781393415084

A reporter investigating rumours behind the construction of a new dam discovers something truly monstrous. In search of the mysterious Aqrabuamelu, a woman faces the harsh desert only to find even more dangerous truths. A hieroglyphic stone carrying a deadly threat finds its way to a Dublin antiquarian. 

SCORPIO is a collection of twisted poems and dark stories inspired by this fascinating Zodiac sign, as well as retellings of the myths behind the sign. The tales span multiple genres, including science fiction, horror, and fantasy, and are told by award-winning authors and new stars of the Australian and New Zealand speculative fiction scene.

Scorpio is available in ebook and paperback from online retailers and select bookstores.