Most of you know I play around with short stories. Last year I put them all in a collection called SWEET LITTLE LIES, and now I've broken out some of the individual shorts, the ones that have been anthologized (Prodigal Me, Gray Lady, Lady Gray, Killing Carol Ann, Chimera) and a couple of my early favorites (X, Where's You Get That Red Dress)
First Appeared in KILLER YEAR: Stories to Die For (January 2008)
Edited by Lee Child (St. Martin's Minotaur)
When a relationship goes south, a young woman must come to grips with her new reality.
First Appeared in Demolition Magazine and Nashville Lifestyles (February 2009 Issue)
What lurks in the woods behind your house?
First Appeared in SURREAL SOUTH '09 (October 2009)
Edited by Pinckney Benedict and Laura Benedict (Press 53)
Have you ever wondered what might happen if you sold your soul to the devil?
Killing Carol Ann
First Appeared in FIRST THRILLS (June 2010)
Edited by Lee Child (Tor)
We've all had that friend who liked to do bad things. What happens when a young girl is pushed too far?
Gray Lady, Lady Gray
First Appeared in SURREAL SOUTH '11 (October 2011)
Edited by Laura Benedict and Pinckney Benedict (Press 53)
It lives in the attics of a remote Scottish Castle. It needs the blood of a bride. And there's a wedding scheduled for today...
Where'd You Get That Red Dress
The title says it all - where did she get that red dress?
Inspired by the song Red Dress by James McMurtry