Short Fiction

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"Edge of Decay," Dark Recessess Press, Vol 6: Issue 15.

Available at Dark Recesses Press

In this modern gothic story set in a North Dakota trailer park, a young woman deals with the tragic loss of her little brother. Is the organ music she hears real, or a hallucination of her grief-stricken mind?

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"Crimson Clover," May Apex Magazine Patreon Microfiction winner.

Available for free at Apex Magazine's Patreon


Inspired by the Apex theme of 'rain,' this tiny story will break your heart.

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"Obsidian," This is Not a Horror Story.

Available on Amazon

A women's internalized pain accumulated over a lifetime begins to ricochet uncontrollably back at those who have harmed her.

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"Meat is Murder," The Theatre Phantasmagoria

Available for free at Night Terror Novels

A good roommate is just so hard to find.

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"The Cyclone Sisters Traveling Circus of Wonders," Welcome to the Funhouse.

Available for purchase on Amazon

In town for one night only, must be seen to be believed!

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"Blood is Thicker," What One Wouldn't Do.

Available on Amazon.

Two sisters experiment with the occult to save their failing art gallery.

"This story is equal parts heartbreaking and thrilling. The ending also rather took me by surprise, so overall - chef's kiss!" -P.L. McMillan

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"The Beautiful People," Dark Moon Digest.

Available on Amazon.

Two young embalmers compete in a strange competition that will dictate the rest of their lives.



"Midnight Snack," Campfire Macabre.

Available on Amazon.

How does a typical teen girl and Froyo slinger like Gracie end up digging her way out of a shallow grave?


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"Antifreeze and Sweet Peas", Not All Monsters

Available for purchase (paperback only) on Amazon.

Delilah serves sweet treats from her family bakery, but something bitter is hidden within her saccharine charm.


"Here We Come A Caroling," Gothic Blue Book VI: A Krampus Carol.

Available for purchase on Amazon.

When little Annie discovers a forbidden book of Christmas Carols, will she raise the evil force that haunts Madison Point?

"It's the final story in the book... I found it really original and refreshing. No music, no singing. No carols. If you do a ghostly band of carolers will show up at your doorstep and abduct, adopt you into their troupe. The ending of this one, the final line, the remaining silent night rang of perfection."-Well Read Beard (Goodreads)

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"Mr. Chew," featured on The Dread Machine Podcast and WebsiteAvailable for free on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.- The Dread Machine, Episode 5 Mr. Chew.

Mr. Chew isn’t real. He's a monster from an old nursery rhyme, a myth passed from the big kids to the little ones. So, why does Cammie see him creeping closer every day?

"I really enjoyed Mr. Chew...A dark, sad fairytale with hints of Babadook and Mama." Beware.the.moon (instagram@degrineer)


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"Starved," Consumed: Tales Inspired by the Wendigo.

Available on Amazon.

When poor little Tessa meets the enthralling Neve, she discovers just how hungry love can be.


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"The Wrong Turn," Places We Fear to Tread.

Available on Amazon.

When Cassandra takes a wrong turn and comes face to face with a haunted local landmark, will she ever find her way out of the nightmare?

Praise for "The Wrong Turn"

Intensifying, creeping dread made me feel like I was trapped in the makings of an Urban Legend while it was happening to the protagonist in real-time. Very unsettling. I would look for more by this author.- Sadie Hartmann, Mother Horror

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"Night Terrors," Strange Girls- Women in Horror Anthology. 

Available on Amazon

A teenage girl wakes paralyzed and surrounded by masked figures. Is she experiencing sleep paralysis or something far more sinister?

"This story was killer … I just want to know everything about this world … the way that it ends is brilliant, beautiful"- Genre Junkies

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"Pruned," Wild: Uncivilized Tales.

Available on Amazon

After Flora's powers over nature go deathly wild, she struggles to learn control without losing herself.


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"We Don't Need Another Hero," Night Frights.

Available on Amazon and Perpetual Publishing.

Betsy and PJ are the only hope for their fellow drive in patrons in this Attack of the Killer Tomatoes meets Men in Black mash up.


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"The Dead Spot," Terror at 5280'

Fiction Anthology Winner- 2020 Best Book Awards from American Book Fest

Available on Amazon

When Clare becomes smitten with fellow coaster enthusiast, Mia, her birthday celebration at Lakeside Amusement park takes a dark turn.

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"Sweet Caroline," Rigor Morbid: Lest Ye Become

Available for purchase (digital only) on Amazon

When Caroline takes her chosen boy to the abandoned St. Agnes Hotel, the night takes an unexpected turn.

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"The Cyclone Sisters Traveling Circus of Wonders," Dark Moon Digest.

Available for purchase on Perpetual Publishing or Amazon

In town for one night only, must be seen to be believed!

"A lot of great fiction and non-fiction in this issue, as usual. But the stories that really stood out for me are The Cyclone Sisters Traveling Circus of Wonders by Angela Sylvaine (who doesn't enjoy a good carnival-set horror story, and this creepy little number duly delivered)..." Goodreads Review.

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"The Ballad of Sorrow and Lila," My American Nightmare. Available for purchase (digital only) on Amazon.

When Lila moves in across the street, Sorrow finally finds a sliver of happiness. But who is Lila, and what do the mysterious marks on her body really mean?

"I really, really loved The Ballad of Sorrow and Lila the most; it was such an incredible story!" Sarika Patkotwar, Book Blogger

"One of my favorite stories was the Ballad of Sorrow and Lila which shows the power of strong feelings and why a bully never wins." Goodreads review

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"The Bride," Supernatural Horror Short Stories. Purchase at Flame Tree Publishing and Amazon.

Even in death, lost love dooms some to forever covet the pure of heart.

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"The Joining", False Faces Anthology. Available for purchase on Amazon.

Meg expects her first day to be filled with normal high school drama, but the appearance of white, porcelain masks in every locker are anything but normal.

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"Be Mine," Tales from the Moonlit Path Valentines Issue. Available for free at Tales.

Sometimes love hurts.

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"The Beautiful People," Tales from the Moonlit Path Halloween Issue. Available for free at Tales.

Join little Emmeline as she and her sister fight for a better life in a post-apocalyptic world.