Assorted Short Story Anthologies

Assorted Short Story Anthologies, published by a variety of publishers. I have stories featured in each of these!

Behind_Glass_Eyes

Title: Behind Glass Eyes
My Story: Pretty Dolly
Theme: Haunted Dolls
Genre: Horror
Format: eBook
Publisher: Fantasia Divinity
Published: TBA.
Availability: Coming Soon!
Blurb: TBA.

Unveiled_Secrets

Title: Unveiled Secrets
My Story: The Fountain of Blood
Theme: Detective Mystery
Genre: Horror/Paranormal/Fantasy
Format: eBook
Publisher: Fantasia Divinity
Published: December 22nd, 2020
Availability: PRE-ORDER NOW!
Blurb: “Detective stories are popular the world over, fueling people’s desires to know “whodunit.” Combine that with the magic and myths of fantasy and you’ve entered a whole new world of mystery and intrigue! Join us on this adventure filled with 11 detective fantasy stories that will strike your imagination!”

Harvest_2

Title: Harvest II
Series: The Farmhouse Horror Duology
My Story: Creep in the Cornfield
Theme: Rural Horror
Genre: Horror
Format: eBook
Publisher: Blood Song Books
Published: October 31st, 2020.
Availability: PRE-ORDER NOW!
Blurb: “The floorboards creak, the corn rustles, the blood moon rises, and terror stirs… What horrors lurk in the darkness, or right beneath your nose under the stark glare of the sweltering sun? Is it human, animal, or something far more sinister?
HARVEST II (Volume 2) is an anthology of delectable farmhouse horror, ranging from the disturbing kind that causes goose-flesh, to the gory, supernatural sort that will leave you with nightmares!
Featuring 20 talented international authors with a variety of tales between 500 – 1000 words…let the rustic, isolated nature of farm life awaken your rural fears.”

Banned

Title: Banned
My Stories: Whore
Theme: Bands & Music
Genre: Dark Speculative Fiction
My Genre: Urban Fantasy
Format: Trade Paperback, Hardcover & eBook
Publisher: Black Hare Press
Published: TBA.
Availability: Coming Soon!
Blurb: TBA.

Wishes_of_Illusion

Title: Wishes of Illusion
My Stories: True Love & All That Glitters
Theme: Djinn/Genies
Genre: Fantasy & Myth
Format: eBook
Publisher: Fantasia Divinity
Published: July 28th, 2020.
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “Djinn, or more often known as genies, are magical beings connected to the earth. They take the form of both humans and animals and can either help humans, or trick them. Many times confined in lamps or bottles, they hold significant power but are bound to serve a mortal master. What would you wish for if you were to come across one of these mysterious beings?
Featuring 21 stories from talented authors all around the world!”

ABCs_of_Terror

Title: ABC’s of Terror
My Story: J is for Jurogumo
Genre: Horror
Format: Trade Paperback & eBook
Publisher: D&T Publishing
Published: June 29th, 2020.
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “A bump in the night. That thing in your closet. The scratching under your bed. 26 terrifying tales of the things that make you shiver in the dark…”

Deep_Sea

Title: Deep Sea – Volume 1
Series: Deep Sea
My Story: Blue Blood
Theme: The Deep Sea
Genre: Cosmic Horror
Format: Trade Paperback & eBook
Publisher: Black Hare Press
Published: July 21st, 2020.
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “Twelve talented authors bring you a dynamic collection of cosmic horror tales in one amazing collection.”

Burning_Dreams

Title: Burning Dreams
My Story: A Good Turn & Peril in the Outback
Theme: Fire, Survival & Rebirth
Genre: Speculative Fiction
Format: Trade Paperback & eBook
Publisher: Fantasia Divinity
Published: June 9th, 2020.
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Special Notice: Burning Dreams is an Australian bushfire relief anthology.
Blurb: “Fire devastates all it touches, but even in the midst of despair, hope can emerge from the ashes. In this anthology, 27 authors band together to bring you stories to benefit the recovery effort in Australia.”

Pink_Edition

Title: Pink Edition – 6
Series: The Horror Collection
My Story: Blood for Blood
Genre: Horror
My Sub-genre: Dark Fantasy
Format: Trade Paperback & eBook
Publisher: KJK Publishing
Published: March 25th, 2020.
Achievements: Amazon.co.uk *Top 100 Best Seller* #2
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “Book 6 in the Horror Collection contains stories by Tim Curran, Douglas Hackle, Kyle M. Scott, Mike Duke, Zoey Xolton, Natasha Sinclair & Kevin J. Kennedy.
We will take you on a trip through hell, to vampire torn lands, find out the perils of collecting too many books and on many more terrifying adventures.”

Chrysalis

Title: Chrysalis
My Story: The Poisoned Fruit
Theme: Fairy Tale Transformations
Genre: Fairy Tale Fantasy
Format: eBook
Publisher: Fantasia Divinity
Published: February 29th, 2020.
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “Fairy Tales are about transformations, overcoming your obstacles, and becoming someone new. This anthology features 15 stories inspired by fairy tales and focusing on the characters who must transform on their journey.”

Stories_of_Hope

Title: Stories of Hope
My Story: Queen of the Tides
Theme: Hope
Genre: Speculative Fiction
Format: eBook
Publisher: Deadset Press
Published: February 27th, 2020.
Achievements: Amazon.com.au *Top 100 Best Seller* #2
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Special Notice: Stories of Hope is an Australian bushfire relief anthology.
Blurb: “100,000 words of hope.
This year, many Australian communities have been affected by bushfires. People—and animals—have lost their lives and their homes. The Australian Speculative Fiction community asked the question, ‘What can we do to help?’
‘Stories of Hope’ was born from the smoke and ashes, an anthology of fantasy and science fiction tales based on the theme of ‘hope.’ All money raised from the sales of this book will be donated to WWF’s Australian Wildlife and Nature Recovery Fund and the Red Cross Disaster Relief & Recovery Fund.
This is no ordinary anthology, it’s a message of hope for the future.”

Ghosts_of_the_Past

Title: Ghosts of the Past
My Story: The Magic Within
Theme: Best of 2019
Genre: Speculative Fiction
My Sub-genre: Urban Fantasy
Format: eBook
Publisher: Fantasia Divinity
Published: February 11th, 2020.
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “A collection of the best stories published by Fantasia Divinity in the year 2019. Featuring 20 stories, this multi-genre anthology is sure to have something for everyone!”

IFP_Best_Of_2019

Title: The Best of Iron Faerie Publishing 2019
My Story: “Feathers of Fate”
Theme: Fantasy and Speculative Fiction
My Genre: Fairytales & Fables
Format: Trade Paperback & eBook
Publisher: Iron Faerie Publishing
Published: January 15th, 2020.
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “A compilation of eighteen of the best stories brought to you by Iron Faerie Publishing during 2019.”

Isolation

Title: Isolation
My Story: Unbreakable
Theme: Isolation Horror
Genre: Horror
Format: eBook
Publisher: Fantasia Divinity
Published: October 22nd, 2019.
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “This anthology features 19 stories that explore the horrors of isolation. Left alone with only your own thoughts and fears, what nightmares will your mind conjure? Ranging from mental isolation, to stranded on deserted islands and alien planets, these stories are sure to get under skin and make you never want to be alone again.”

Summer_Splash

Title: Summer’s Splash
My Story: The Siren’s Curse
Theme: Summer
Genre: Fantasy
Format: eBook
Publisher: Fantasia Divinity
Published: October 15th, 2019.
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “Summer is a time of vacations and playing in the sun. The days are longer and magic can be found in the cooling breeze or the salty ocean water. Featuring 19 stories, this book is full of summertime fun that explores the magic of the season be it fairies, goddesses, or mermaids!”

Magic_For_Beginners

Title: Magic for Beginners
My Story: The Magic Within
Theme: Magical Stories for Kids
Genre: Speculative Fiction/Fantasy
Format: Trade Paperback & eBook
Publisher: Fantasia Divinity
Published: August 15th, 2019
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Special Notice: Magic For Beginners is a charity anthology, whose proceeds are being donated to support the young patients of St. Judes Children’s Research Hospital.
Blurb: “Amber is a social outcast and nerdy creative, and as a result,  often finds herself the victim of ruthless bullying in the schoolyard. However, the tides of fate shift when she finds the courage within to stand up for someone smaller than herself…”

Galactic_Goddesses

Title: Galactic Goddesses
My Story: Queen of the Tides
Theme: Strong Heroines in Space
Genre: Sci-Fi
My Sub-genre: Mythology
Format: Trade Paperback & eBook
Publisher: Fantasia Divinity
Published: July 18th, 2019
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “The universe is as mysterious and beautiful as those that dwell in it. What lies out beyond our planet? Beyond our galaxy? Societies struggle to thrive in harsh conditions and goddesses grant and withhold their blessings on a whim. In this great universe, who steps up to become heroes?”

Full_Metal_Horror_2

Title: Full Metal Horror 2
Series: Full Metal Horror
My story: The Devil You Know
Theme: Gore
Genre: Horror
Format: Trade Paperback & eBook
Publisher: Zombie Pirate Publishing
Published: June 15th, 2019
Achievements: Amazon.com.au *Top 100 Best Seller* #37
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “A shiver creeps down your spine and in an instant your blood runs cold. You can feel eyes on your back as, all of a sudden, you realise…
IT’S BACK!
The beast is upon you once more. FULL METAL HORROR has returned, and this time its gleaming metal fangs are dripping guts and gore. This blood-splattered book is packed with twenty three short stories from authors all around the world. Inside, vicious vampires, murderous haunted houses, deadly demons, and stone cold killers destined to shock, horrify, and even sicken you.
Beware the bloodstained beast: it bites.”

Of_Kami_and_Yokai

Title: Of Kami & Yokai
My Stories: Shadows in Heaven & A Nest of Serpents
Theme: Gods & Demons
Genre: Japanese Fantasy & Mythology
Format: Trade Paperback
Publisher: Fantasia Divinity
Published: May 5th, 2019
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “Japan is a land of legends where horrible yokai lurk in the depth of forests and even the powerful kami have to face family conflicts every now and again. In these pages you’ll find the hauntingly beautiful Yuki-Onna looking for a new victim, the Rabbit God of the Moon helping a young boy and mysterious mermaid creatures inhabiting distant islands. Pour yourself a cup of tea and let us transport you to the Land of the Rising Sun.”

Gardens_of_Enchantment

Title: Gardens of Enchantment
My story: Guardians of the Glade
Theme: Enchanted Gardens
Genre: Fantasy
Format: Trade Paperback & eBook
Publisher: Fantasia Divinity
Published: March 15th, 2019
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “Gardens are places of mystery and enchantment where fairies hide among the leaves and magic courses through the roots. But beware, the snake of temptation slithers in the undergrowth and the most beautiful flowers might be poisonous. The stories in this collection will take you on a botanical journey into the heart of greenness: you will taste dangerous liquors, see the desert break into blossom or venture into breath-taking bowers.In this bouquet of tales you will find re-imagined legends, magical realist musings, fantasy and a pinch of Sci-Fi.”

Springs_Blessing

Title: Spring’s Blessing
My Stories: Heart Song & Ancestral Magic
Theme: Spring Fantasy
Genre: Fantasy
Format: Trade Paperback
Publisher: Fantasia Divinity
Published: February 27th, 2019
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurbs: “Spring is a time for growth and rebirth. Beauty is everywhere as the world awakens and comes back to life. This anthology captures the essence of that beautiful time.”

Echoes_of_the_Past

Title: Echoes of the Past
My Story: The Eternal Masquerade
Theme: Best of 2018
Genre: Speculative Fiction
Format: Trade Paperback
Publisher: Fantasia Divinity
Published: February 23rd, 2019
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “Secrets of the sea, mysterious spirits, supernatural creatures, futuristic technology and more await in this special collection compiling the top stories published by Fantasia Divinity in 2018! Featuring 16 thrilling stories, there is something for everyone to love!”

First_Love

Title: First Love
Series: Epic Romance – Volume I
My Story: Once In A Blue Moon
Theme: First Loves
Genre: Fantasy
Format: Trade Paperback & eBook
Publisher: Dragon Soul Press
Published: February 22nd, 2019
Achievements: Amazon.com *Top 100 Best Seller* #61
Availability: NO LONGER AVAILABLE/OUT OF PRINT.
Blurb: “Everyone has had a first love. The one they had new experiences with and the one they can’t forget. Whether it be the boy next door, a loyal princess, or a supernatural being, all of these stories have two things in common: love at first sight and elements of fantasy.”

Factor_Four_Magazine_4

Title: FFM – Issue #4 (mini anthology)
My Story: Beneath the Blood Moon
Genre: Dark Speculative Fiction
Format: Trade Paperback & eBook
Publisher: Factor Four Magazine
Published: January 24th, 2019
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “Factor Four Magazine is a quarterly mini anthology featuring flash fiction stories from the Speculative Fiction realm. Factor Four Magazine will focus on four of these genres: Science Fiction, Fantasy, Supernatural, and Super Hero. In this issue we have 16 flash fiction stories.”

Masquerade

Title: Midnight Masquerade
My Story: The Eternal Masquerade
Theme: Masquerades
Genre:  Speculative Fiction
Format: Trade Paperback & eBook
Publisher: Fantasia Divinity
Published: September 1st, 2018
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “Nothing is quite as exciting, or mysterious, as a masquerade ball. Who lurks hidden behind the mask? What secrets are concealed in the crowd of fake faces? Find out in this anthology featuring 16 unique stories from Gothic fantasy, fairy tale, and even a futuristic take on the classic theme.”

Dead_of_Winter2

Title: Dead of Winter
My Story: Only in Death
Theme: None
Genre: Dark Speculative Fiction
Format: Trade Paperback & eBook
Publisher: Mighty Quill Books
Published: February 14th, 2017
Availability: PURCHASE NOW!
Blurb: “A collection of 10 nightmares and dark dreamscapes to terrify and delight you, from a story of the end of the world lived again and again to a tale of an ancient evil from the old world finding its way to the new world. “

COMING SOON…

  • Journey to the Sea” in Flashes of Fantasy, a Fantasy themed anthology by Fantasia Divinity. Estimated Publication Date: TBA.

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