A month ago Toni put out the call for Women Horror Authors to send their creature stories. Needless to say it was hard to pick. But pick we did. I hope that everyone enjoys Salty Air, Daisy and Run Ruby Run.
Salty Air By Sonora Taylor
Sonora Taylor is the author of Without Condition, The Crow’s Gift and Other Tales, Please Give, and Wither and Other Stories. Her short story, “Hearts are Just ‘Likes,’” was published in Camden Park Press’s Quoth the Raven, an anthology of stories and poems that put a contemporary twist on the works of Edgar Allan Poe. Taylor’s short stories frequently appear in The Sirens Call, a bi-monthly horror eZine. Her work has also been published in Mercurial Stories, a weekly flash fiction literary journal; and Tales to Terrify, a weekly horror podcast. Her third short story collection, Little Paranoias, will be out October 22, 2019. She lives in Arlington, Virginia, with her husband.
Daisy by Hailey Piper
The next story is called Daisy by Hailey Piper. Hailey Piper was raised in the creepy woods of New York, Hailey Piper is a long-time writer and editor with a Bachelor’s in Literature and over a decade of experience as a professional proofreader and copy editor. She is big into spec fiction, but loves horror the most, and she can’t get enough of it.
Run Ruby Run By Alyson Faye
Alyson lives in West Yorkshire with her husband, teen son and 4 rescue animals. Her short stories have appeared in print in the anthologies, Women in Horror Annual 2, Stories from Stone, DeadCades:The Infernal Decimation, Coffin Bell Journal 1 and Crackers. Her debut flash fiction collection, Badlands, was published in January 2018 her flash appears frequently on the Horror Tree and in Siren’s call ezines. Her latest supernatural tale from Demain Publishing, Night of the Rider, went into the amazon top 10 best seller charts for horror.
Part 2 of Ladies of Horror Fiction Presents stories of Horror is going to be a short story by Chris Chesler. I hope you all join me.
If you would like to submit a story for next month we are looking for Body Horror stories. Please have a look at our submission page for the requirements.
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The music for this episode is from Nicolas Gasparini at thedarkpiano.com