From award-winning author James Melzer comes six tales of the weird, twisted, and macabre.
Enter the mind of a madman, come along with an experiment gone wrong, get revenge as a zombie, and cringe as a man makes the ultimate mistake.
Includes the stories:
An experiment gone wrong leaves one man in the middle of the desert to search for the only thing that can keep him alive.
A yearly display of snowmen brings joy to children all over Pennsylvania, but when builder Edgar Davies takes a tumble, his true secret is revealed.
WHEN YOU CAN'T LOOK AWAY
A chance purchase at a flea market leaves one man in shambles pondering what to do with the item that has brought him so much grief.
More than 4 million babies are born in the United States each year, but in the near future, that number is regulated by the government. Babies are created in test tubes, and leased to those deserving. It's controlled, and safe. Until there's a glitch in the system, and 1 million leased newborns have to be recalled.
Anthony Delgato is an ordinary businessman living in a post-9/11 world. He may have survived that day, but when his subway stops on a bridge 200-meters above ground, Anthony will realize what it really means to suffer from Post Traumatic Stress.
When a man and his daughter stop at a roadside diner in the middle of the night for some much needed rest, they get more than they bargained for as their lives are changed forever.
James Melzer is the award-winning author of The Zombie Chronicles Trilogy (Permuted Press/Simon & Schuster, 2011), and Hull's Landing (Double J Media, 2011). His short fiction has appeared in publications from Library of the Living Dead Press, and he is also a podcaster. Melzer resides in Pennsyltucky with his wife and daughter.