Tuesday Promotions (7/25/2017): Nightlight Tales (Need to Feed)

5 out of 5 stars – Terrific plots and plenty of chills and thrills

13 tales of terror.

13 tales that will have you reaching for the nightlight before you go to bed tonight.

Need to Feed

Outside, in the salty sea air, two creatures rode up on their horses and stopped.

They dismounted in front of the jail, and began pacing, scaly trigger fingers twitching over their holstered guns.

One of the creatures called out to the sheriff, “You in there, yellow?”

It was cliché as anything; but it was all this creature could muster as the words slithered over its forked tongue and out of its mouth . . .

The stories in this chilling collection are as follows.

1. The Man from the Road: A man suddenly appears on a road. He’s lost, confused, no clue as to how he got there. He starts to walk and stops suddenly. There’s a bonfire in a field nearby. He sees people dancing around this fire. They are performing some kind of ritual. He turns to flee, but he’s captured. No chance of escape. He hopes he is only dreaming, because all of this seems a bit too real.

2. The Living Sand: Two boys discover a hidden beach and the evil deadly secrets that lie within its soft white grains of sand.

3. SHe: A monster stalks the city of Tampa Bay. This monster is only attacking women taking only the one thing it needs. Tim Roberts, a detective, is hot on this monster’s trail. Will he catch this monster in time or will this monster feed until it has its fill? Be careful Tim, this monster has a secret yet to be revealed.

4. A Zombie Christmas: Three men risk life and limb in a Zombie Apocalypse in order to bring happiness to surviving kids on Christmas Morning.

5. Need to Feed: Another year. Another massacre looming. When the sun rises on the Old West town of Saltwater Junction this town will face head on two fierce predators. Vampires who stalk you in the sunlight and werewolves that transform with the sunrise. This short story rewrites the legends and all you’ve ever known about these creatures of the night. Where do you go when there’s no place left to hide?

6. A Haunted House Tale: Five college students on Halloween night set out to discover the secrets of the town’s most infamous haunted house. Will these students live to see the morning or will this house claim five more victims?

7. A Zombie Thanksgiving: A woman risks life and limb in a Zombie Apocalypse in order to keep the Thanksgiving tradition alive.

8. Sandy and The Stranger: A road racing champion meets his match in the form of a stranger who may or may not be the ghost of James Dean himself.

9. Demon Energy: A short story about 1 man possessed and tormented by a 1000 demons who must fight for a soul he is starting to lose. Will he ever find salvation or is his body now an eternal host of hell?

10. Killer Treads: A short story about a man who sees a flashy ad online advertising a twenty-dollar treadmill. He buys the machine, too cheap to be scared, and realizes much to his dismay that this machine has a taste for blood. Big Bob better run like his life depends on it because in many ways it does.

11. A Zombie New Year’s Eve: Becky and Joe are separated in a Zombie Apocalypse and risk life and limb in order to reunite for their New Year’s Eve kiss.

12. Joyride: A Joyride in a Chevy Chevelle. The car was just sitting there for the taking. What could possibly go wrong? Vinnie and Mike are about to find out what can and will go wrong once they turn the key. Evil awaits.

13. A Vampire at Christmas: A Vampire uses his riches and immortal skills to bring joy to those in need during the Christmas Season.

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Tales from the Blog (7/23/2017): Devil at the Wheel 8

This light made it look meaner, more evil, like it could almost drive itself. It was painted black with a red racing stripe running from hood to trunk, and each tire had white lettering on the side.

“It’s beyond words, Mike, beyond words. I’ve heard you talk about this car before, but I have never had the chance to see it till now.”

“Impressive, isn’t it?”

“I’ll say. I hope Velle looks like this when I finish her restoration.” Vin ran his hand over the polished exterior and peered into the car.

It was as neat and clean on the inside as it was on the outside. It had black cloth seats, chrome shifter, chrome handles for the windows, leather steering wheel, and a brand new powerful sound system.

“Let’s take her for a spin,” Vin replied.

“I thought you’d never ask,” Mike replied, opening the garage door. He then turned back to Vin. “We need to do this real quiet like. We drift it down the driveway, and then ease it out into the street maybe push it until we’re off the block. You cool with that?”

“As long as I get a chance to drive her.”

“We both will. Let’s just get this done, and hope the neighbors don’t see or hear us.”

The boys were quiet as a mouse, and they had the car down the street and off the block without anybody noticing them.

It would have saved their lives if someone had . . . to be continued next Sunday at 6 A.M. Did you miss a post? Check out the Category “Tales from the Blog” in order to catch up. Have a great Sunday.