My short story, “A Mother’s Love” was accepted and published via Aphotic Realm!
To summarize, it’s a tale of a daughter and a mother living isolated in the forest, who every Halloween offer a prayer to Mother Nature, until a hunter and his son stumbles into their clearing, changing each of their lives forever.
You can read it on their website, HERE.
Prompt: When they finally found, her hair had turned white, huddling in a corner she kept chanting… Teeth… Teeth… Teeth.
Continue reading Writing Prompt #15 — The Mouth. . . The Teeth
Currently looking for beta readers for my third collection of short weird/horror stories!
It’ll have ten stories, and roughly will be about 45K to 50K words.
Each beta reader will receive a free digital copy of the book, be listed in the “thank you” page, and depending on the sales, might receive a free physical copy, too.
If interested, please contact me directly through Twitter (@Micah_Castle) or my email: email@example.com.
Prompt: You know your town is old, you just didn’t know how old until a hurricane rips through it. An ancient tree is ripped from your backyard, revealing a door in the ground where it once was.
Continue reading Writing Prompt #13 — Shifting Passageways
For today and tomorrow, you can download both my collections for free on Amazon!
The Stone Man and Other Weird Tales / Who Spoke on the Other Side
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Prompt: You are a superhero. Unfortunately, there are no super villains, so you just kinda use your powers to make your life easier.
Continue reading Writing Prompt #12 — A Superhero’s Lament