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Uncomfortably Dark serves as a conduit to inspire my readers, to keep them informed, and to share with my loyal readers what makes me cringe in this dark and uncomfortable world. So, find a dark corner, pull up a chair and light your candle.  Let's get uncomfortable.

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Upcoming New Releases from D&T Publishing!

  • 10/08/2021: Beasts of Vissaria County by Douglas Ford

  • 10/29/2021: The Dire Circle-A D&T Anthology

  • 11/12/2021: Left to You by Daniel Volpe

  • 11/26/2021: Black Tongue & Other Anomalies by Richard Beauchamp

  • 12/10/2021: Flight of the Crow by Mark Towse

Upcoming New Releases from Silver Shamrock Publishing!

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  • 10/12/2021: The Devil Under The Sea by Jennifer Soucy

  • 10/22/2021: The Jigsaw Man by Gord Rollo

  • 11/18/2021: Tethered to Darkness by Justin Holley

  • 11/30/2021: Nocturnal Pursuits by Glenn Rolfe

Upcoming New Releases from Crystal Lake Publishing!

  • 09/24/2021: Followers by Christina Bergling

  • 10/15/2021: Little Sister by Elana Gomel

  • 10/22/2021: October Nights by Kevin Lucia

  • 11/05/2021: 150 Exquisite Horror Books by Alessandro Manzetti

  • 11/26/2021: The Boy with the Spider Face by AJ Franks

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New Releases from Valhalla Books

Red Sounding by Winfield H. Strock, III

Terror knows no boundaries, especially when brothers must fight their own to survive.
The crew of K-389 cannot face the horrific, unnatural truth. Blood-drained bodies, crewmates stricken with rabid madness, and shared dreams of a redheaded woman all provide glaring clues. The longer the command seeks an orthodox explanation, the deeper the crew descends into chaos. Only when Mikhail Koryavin survives a vampire attack does he put the pieces together. He must recruit brave believers to save their ship. As the crew dwindles and the vampire ranks swell, questions more dangerous arise. Who accepts an invitation to join the undead? Who feasts on his brothers-in-arms without remorse? What will they do with a submarine armed for Armageddon?

The Midnight Collection by Ryan Dunn

Macabre songs and poems from the dark of the night!
The Midnight Collection offers a thrilling gothic rollercoaster of emotions through dark poetry, song lyrics, and illustrations. Raw, gritty, and unbridled, Dunn takes the reader on a tour through jaded love, addiction, death, war; all through his mind’s eye. There are no full stops along the way, and your journey into madness has only begun. Buckle up and enjoy the ride.

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The Jackson Cole Series by John Stamp

The victims are marked with odd, occult symbols and the press is stirring up a killer cult frenzy in the media. The mayor, the Chief of Police, and Cole’s Captain want results to calm an increasingly fearful public; and Cole’s supposed partner is nowhere to be found. Cole has zero leads, he’s floundering under the scrutiny of his entire command staff until a stranger shows up spouting a wild theory: blood magic.

Floundering or not Cole won’t even consider it. There is no such thing as magic, no such thing as voodoo; and there are no demons roaming the Charleston Peninsula. There’s always a rational explanation for the evil humans commit upon one another. Then a demon tries to take Cole’s head off.

How do you stop a supernatural evil, something ancient and unencumbered by the laws of either physics or man? Especially when all you bring to the fight is a pistol and a pair of handcuffs. If Jackson Cole wants this case to close, he will have to take on a world of the impossible. Then he’ll have to survive it.

Book 1 & 2 out now!

Blood Thrasher : The Dead and The Damned by Adam Messer

Banished by the Coven, and on the run from an ancient sect called The Order, Anna, Lars, and Lilith recovered Greg’s shriveled corpse from Darien and his henchmen. Now they are heading to find the Queen of New Orleans, seeking the aid of her dark magic to bring Greg back from the dead. Little do they know who is expecting their arrival. Welcome to Blood Thrasher: The Dead and the Damned!

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House of Stitched Magazine

 

Halloween Issue-Coming Soon

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The Halloween issue of House of Stitched will be the Staff Edition! Jam-packed with interviews, articles, poems, stories and art featuring the staff, as well as more features on Dacre Stoker and more.

Winter Issue-In Production

Featuring :

  • John Palisano

  • Jennifer Ann Gordon

  • Chantell Renee

  • Authur Herbert

  • and more to come!

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