Category Short stories

‘There are doors’ a short story by Christine Delano & Samantha Lucero

A recent story one of my BFF’s and I wrote together. A publisher for an anthology passed on it (and my other ghost story, too. I finally found the email. which means I’ll be posting that one up eventually, too.) it’s written in two perspectives, Adelina and Vera, two single moms (and characters we used […]

‘Far From Any Road’ – Collaboration II – S.K. Nicholas & Samantha Lucero

Originally posted on A Global Divergent Literary Collective:
When I looked into your eyes that time not long after we first met, I told myself that if I was given the chance, I would go ahead and do it. And such a thing would really impress you and make you want me even though I…

i somehow forgot to mention.

some time ago, i submitted a horror story for an upcoming halloween anthology taking place in salem. the story’s called ‘let’s kill her‘ and they just accepted it to be published in the book. more details to come. i’ve put an excerpt of it here before, i just don’t want to dig for it. no […]

‘ghost stories’ anthology

i am working on two stories for this anthology, actually. one is a collaboration, and one is by only me. i’m in the editing process of this one, having completed it some weeks ago. i’ll be finishing up editing it by tonight (i hope) and sending it in. we’ll see what happens; i’ll find out […]

a virgo unsurprisingly complaining, a link to ‘across lots’ & an excerpt from “let’s kill her.”

so my life has been insane. how fitting, since i am too. or at least that’s what they say. has been? is. currently and always. in some ways and in many. i have an urge to pour out an intensely personal blog post, but i’m too exhausted or afraid. i live far too much in my […]

the western ‘across lots’ will be published this month

so the excerpt of the rough draft of what i was working on, which i mentioned here 800 years ago, will be published in the anthology i submitted it for next month. it’s quite violent. i didn’t think they’d accept it. i’ll post more about it when the book is printed. they also asked for […]

the horseman, pt 6.

NOTE: not all parts have been published. i have to eventually make one, long post to finish putting up this story. [a series written a million years ago by a total goth. unearthed for amusement. posted in parts. a ridiculed man desperate to find evidence of the soul embarks on a murderous journey. PART 1, PART […]

the horseman, pt 5.

[a series written a million years ago by a total goth. unearthed for amusement. posted in parts. a ridiculed man desperate to find evidence of the soul embarks on a murderous journey. PART 1, PART 2, PART 3, PART 4] Delphia Clyde’s Diary Entry (Before Her Death)

the horseman, pt. 4.

[a series written a million years ago by a total goth. unearthed for amusement. posted in parts. a ridiculed man desperate to find evidence of the soul embarks on a murderous journey. PART 1, PART 2, PART 3.] A GRUESOME BUTCHERY ON OCEAN BEACH —<>— A MADMAN IS AFOOT, EXPERTS ASSERT

the horseman, pt. 3.

[a series written a million years ago by a total goth. unearthed for amusement. posted in parts. a ridiculed man desperate to find evidence of the soul embarks on a murderous journey. PART 1, PART 2.] The Horseman’s First Diary Entry