• Happy Halloween!

    A Halloween Nightmare You’re one step away from the doorstep. You take that step and suddenly— You’re in a dark, forbidding forest. Branches wave in the frigid wind. They look like fingers reaching— Reaching to tear life from you. It grows darker and colder. The forest is lit by only the white moon. A high, sharp cackle fills the air. You shiver and turn about. Nothing. Where am I, you wonder. An eerie silence falls. Then a howl breaks that silence. A shriek fills the air to your right. You turn and see bats flying up. A drop like rain hits your face. You wipe it off. A drop of…

  • A Halloween Nightmare

    Happy Halloween, everyone! Don’t forget to get your copy of Midnight Abyss by nine wonderful writers including Jennifer M. Zeiger of Adventure Awaits You, available today in kindle and paperback format. You’re one step away from the doorstep. You take that step and suddenly— You’re in a dark, forbidding forest. Branches wave in the frigid wind. They look like fingers reaching— Reaching to tear life from you. It grows darker and colder. The forest is lit by only the white moon. A high, sharp cackle fills the air. You shiver and turn about. Nothing. Where am I, you wonder. An eerie silence falls. Then a howl breaks that silence. A…

  • In Honor of October and Halloween

    Since Halloween is now quickly approaching, I thought this would be a good time to post the darker poetry and short stories I wrote back in high school. I’ll still be posting Raven, but a little less frequently. So with that said, here’s the first poem. Nightmare Ghosts of the past Flesh and bone of the present Beings of the future I welcome you To a place not far off Perhaps you have heard of it Yes, I know you have Nothing will save you This is where you belong Welcome to your nightmare Would you care to enter?