-posted by Saul
The final two short stories from Insomnia: Paranormal Tales, Science Fiction and Horror collection have been released as singles on Amazon. They will soon become available on Smashwords, Barnes & Noble, and Kobo.
Raise the Dead: Chris Stephens can't sing, but he's a damn fine guitar player -- good enough, he thinks, to jam with the best. But when his mother puts the kibosh on their practicing in the garage, the last place he expects his fledgling band to end up is in the cemetery. But that's exactly where his new bassist, Alex, takes them. Alex's past is a mystery, and his manner of playing is eerily hypnotic.
Strangeness inevitably turns to horror. Is Chris's dream to become a rock star so important that he'll sacrifice everything to achieve it?
“If I had listened what Mama said, I’d be at home today.“Being so young and foolish, poor boy, let a rambler lead me astray.”
—from the old English ballad, Rising Sun Blues
Reached in Error: A series of eerily disturbing phone calls sends parapsychology major Ellen Grabowski rushing home to check on her parents. But while on the train, delays and dropped calls only manage to heighten her panic... until a mysterious woman lends Ellen her cell phone.
Once the train begins to roll again, everything appears to be fine. But they're not
Both tales are recommended for readers age 14 and older