Short Fiction

Teratology (as Reggie Forester)

After confronting the owner of a penny museum about a fake mermaid, an Oxford professor experiences increasingly troubling events leading to an inevitable, albeit harrowing, conclusion.

Listen to this story on Kristin Holland’s podcast: Nocturnal Transmissions.

Read Teratology in issue 4 of Sanitarium Magazine.

Scarlet Caprice for Solo Violin

A mediocre composer meets an ageing virtuoso and his alluring accompanist at a conference. There, he is offered a deal that he can’t refuse. Since the Devil himself pulls the strings, none will escape unscathed.

Listen to this story on Nocturnal Transmissions (Part 1) (Part 2).

It Stares Back at You

When an ice-climber goes back to the site of a tragic accident, he begins a terrifying descent into darkness. In the glacier’s depths, he learns that if you gaze into the abyss it stares back at you.

Coming soon on The Wicked Library.