What happens after a worldwide cataclysmic event leaves the human population almost extinct?
Within these pages we explore grim possibilities in this post-apocalyptic series of novelettes and novellas. Each unique story will delve into a world changed forever in a future not far from our own.
Experience with us the terrifying possibility of a world rent asunder and the struggle to survive in a world AFTER.
An eight part mini-series:
Derelict by T.M. Brown
A Place Beyond the Storm by David Green
Quantum Rule by Jay Sandlin
The Creeping Void by Tim Mendees
Heart of Thorns by Chris Hewitt
Fading Echoes by Joel R. Hunt
Carry On Holley Cornetto
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This is the collection for you.
One thing is certain: blood attracts predators.
Mikaela's home settlement of Solstice finds its resources exhausted and her own life endangered by the relentless expansion of the nearby city of Beacon. Given the choice between a certain death or an impossible task, Mikaela and her comrades journey into the barren and monster-plagued Tidelands. Their destination, a derelict supertanker named ‘Colossus’, is rumored to contain the blood of the Earth itself-enough to power Beacon for a generation.
Will it be enough to save the people of Solstice? Will it even be enough to save herself?
A PLACE BEYOND THE STORM
They say the truth will set you free. But will it kill them all in the end?
Spending her life in an underground cave network with The Kin, Panam is brought Topside on her 14th nameday and told the shocking truth; the surface is an abandoned wasteland where the rainfall is lethal. Packs of Raiders roam Topside, sheltering from the storm, in search of the what The Kin possess: untouched, fresh water.
Unwittingly, Panam alerts Raiders to The Kin's presence... With her sister under her protection, will she pay the ultimate price?
Under Quantum Rule, you fight for your life whether you like it or not.
Brooklyn has a new contender in Bruce Dempsey, but he isn't sure if he can handle the pressure. After a short excursion with his girlfriend, he's reminded that sometimes it doesn't matter what you desire.
The Creeping Void
Beware the Void.
Since the Void descended, the Earth has become a twisted nightmare of its former self where something ancient stalks the hills and valleys.
One last bastion of humanity is the Scottish Highlands where things have devolved into a Jacobean clan structure. Technology has been corrupted and the use of it outlawed.
Tom and Willie, two hapless clansmen, find their simple lives disrupted when a strange girl crosses their path. Unwittingly, they are led to a group of ‘white coats’ working on unlocking the secrets of the Void.
With time running out, they are forced to choose sides or risk the world.
The Creeping Void, is the lovecraftian inspired distopian novella you didn't know you needed.
Heart of Thorns
An unimaginable sacrifice.
In a world terraformed into a wasteland by alien invaders, only one stronghold remains. Nestled amongst the rocky mountains and protected by the desolate peaks stands, the Rox. Ava, leader and mother of three, knows their time is running out as the alien creatures draw closer every year.
Their only hope for survival lies hundreds of miles across the alien scarred badlands and right in the middle of Cheyenne Mountain. With no other options left she sets in motion a plan that takes her only son Adan, into the heart of the mountain, and forces her estranged daughter Faye to risk everything to save him.
In these desperate times, will their sacrifice even be enough?
Heart of Thorns, is a gripping dystopian tale of family, loyalty and survival; and the sacrifices they must make to protect each other.