Worlds Between My Teeth collects TWELVE short stories designed to keep you up past midnight. Strap in. Tim Meyer, author of IN THE HOUSE OF MIRRORS and SUNFALL: SEASON ONE, grants you access to the portals in his mind. Welcome to his WORLDS…
1. The Dream Eaters
2. The Lemures
3. The Cherry Collectors
4. Worlds Between My Teeth
5. Gingerbread Death Machine
6. Under New Skies
7. The Ice King
8. Box Game
9. Armala’s Hunt
10. The Old Church
11. The Pumpkin Tree Giveth, The Pumpkin Tree Taketh Away
12. The Man Who Never Frowned
BONUS NOVELLA: “The Organ Harvest: An October John Novella”
One Sunday afternoon, those who stood in the sun caught fire and turned to ash. Forced indoors, humanity must learn to live in the darkness. Unless, what waits in the darkness catches them, too… Forced inside a giant retail warehouse, a group of survivors must learn to live with the darkness and each other. A father aims to protect his children from a dangerous new world, whatever the cost. An ex-cop burdened by her shaky past puts her skills to the test when people start dying. A mysterious worshiper attempts to rally the community and seek alternative refuge.
Following the events of Season One, the group of survivors heads west in search of the perfect sanctuary – an unknown facility in Alaska.But the road is treacherous. And the sun isn’t the only obstacle standing in their way…
When Ritchie Naughton, amateur photographer, stumbles upon a house in the woods, strange things start happening. His camera captures images that should not exist, things that cannot be explained. Soon, he’ll realize that the people of Red River, New Jersey are in terrible danger. A darkness grows within the house, threatening them all. (90,000 words)
Hell is rising… Following the gruesome murder of his wife and unborn child, a demon hunter with a dangerous secret struggles to prevent evil from invading our world. A recent widow travels cross-country, hoping to find a man who may know the truth about her husband’s mysterious suicide. Two brothers are left homeless when demonic spirits ransack their quiet country home, setting it ablaze, violently killing their parents, and forcing them into an enduring pursuit towards an awful truth. A mother’s world is shattered when she realizes her daughter’s soul has been taken hostage by Hell’s most dangerous villain. And although they don’t know it, their paths are connected. Between Heaven and Hell… Stands Humanity.
Demon Blood: Enlightenment placed in the top ten of Journalstone’s 2012 Horror Novel Contest.
Between Heaven and Hell, Stands Humanity… Several years after the incident in Nebraska that left her emotionally and physically scarred, Andrea McCloud focuses on living a normal life. But when fate intervenes and comes knocking on Andrea’s door, her life is thrown back into the fire. Her son is kidnapped by a society of men hellbent on plunging the world into eternal darkness. With the help of Danny Samson and a few new allies, Andrea must uncover the secrets surrounding her son’s kidnapping and help stop the worst possible outcome: The Apocalypse.
Something strange is happening in the small town of Pleasant Plains, New Jersey. People are getting sick. Peculiar noises can be heard from inside their homes. Some of them are acting weird, speaking in unknown languages. Then there are the butterflies. And the green pulsating light coming through the cracks in the walls. Oh, and the hunger. Yes, the people of Pleasant Plains are starving and nothing seems to satisfy their primary desire. Except for the children. The kids have proven to be quite filling… The Thin Veil is a 35,000 word novella.
Something evil came to town… and it never left. Simon Smoke was once on top of the television world. Now he’s a joke. In a desperate attempt to save his career, Smoke and a small crew travel to Pleasant Storm, Texas, the site of a mysterious bloody massacre fifty years ago. Nightfall will come, and soon the group will realize the evil that once wreaked havoc still lurks. Can the Monster SQUASH! squad survive their first encounter with an actual demon, or will the Car Nex continue its reign of terror? The Car Nex story series presents tales from a variety of horror authors based on Terry M. West’s wicked demon, the Car Nex.
One week. Three bodies. Organs pilfered. Detective Colt Callahan has hit a dead end. His only option: his old partner, Johnny Webster AKA October John. Supernatural investigator. Pill popper. Nicotine junkie. Beer connoisseur. October John is a lot of things, but a reliable partner isn’t one of them. But Colt is out of options and if anyone can solve a case as weird as this, it’s Johnny Webster. Set in an alternate New York City in the year 2052, The Organ Harvest is a supernatural detective novella following two investigators with rocky pasts. Can Colt Callahan and Johnny Webster catch the killer or will he continue to harvest the organs of the bodies he leaves behind?
Across the East Coast, the dead are rising. Cities are overrun with them, decaying corpses with an insatiable hunger for human meat… When Ben Ackerman finds himself in the middle of the zombie apocalypse, he can only think about saving his son, Jake. Unfortunately for Ben, Jake lives with his mother, about two-hundred miles away. The morning it all goes down, Ben embarks on a journey to rescue his son from this grave new world. However, there are worse things than zombies patrolling the New Jersey border… Meet the Barker Brothers. Three fun-loving country boys with a love for guns, fried chicken, and their mother. After running into Ben and his small band of travelers, the Barker Brothers offer their hospitality, a room and food for as long as they need. Only, there’s an undisclosed price to pay, and it might just cost Ben and his friends their lives…Less Than Human is a 50,000 word horror/apocalyptic thriller.