Another of my fellow contributors to the scary anthology describes the experience. I have just revisited Adele’s story to remind me of its brilliance. It is a remarkable achievement to combine the slowly building tension of a classic horror story with a powerful statement about attitudes to mental illness. But it is just one of 27 tales from 20 different authors in this book. A cornucopia of stories to set your skin creeping and your blood curdling. Perfect for Halloween or any dark night.
Being Published in “The Box Under The Bed”
It was agreed that I would start on the eighth of August. I spent the next 3 weeks working on the largest farm in the…
I wrote two completely inadequate essays in the time allowed, one of which I destroyed. Continue reading →
Years later that incident was the inspiration for my book “Summer Day” in which a boy runs away with his sick dog, determined to prevent…
And then there were “twitzers”. This required the victim to hold his hand out with finger tips together and pointing skywards. The edge of the…