Second story selected for Podoween Series!

Second story selected for Drunk In A Graveyard‘s Podoween Series! Drunk In A Graveyard decided to deliver a little pumpkin shaped audio gift to their listeners every day in the form of a narrated story. Day 24’s story, “The Blood“, was submitted by David E. Gates who, apparently, you should follow on twitter for all your horror…

End Request – New Short Story available.

In anticipation of the release of my anthology of short-stories, poems, reviews and other writings, Outrunning the Rain, my short-story, End Request, is now available at all good online bookstores, including Smashwords and Amazon. Wracked with depression, a woman decides to enlist help with ending it all from an unlikely source.

Fixing the Faker – New Short Story released.

Footballers Faking Injury… It’s Torture… A World Cup Short Story. Fed up with the pathetic fakery of people rolling around on the ground as if they’ve been shot, when fouled during a football match, one fan takes matters into his own hands to show one footballer what real pain is. Available to download as an…

Two Sides of Vegas – Out Now!

An accompanying piece to Omonolidee, telling of two visits to Vegas, is out now. Two unique travelogues exploring the gambling capital of the world from different angles. Available to order as an eBook from Smashwords and Books2Read, and all good online eBook retailers. For a printed and autographed copy, for just £3.99, including P&P, click the…

The Wretched wins SILVER in Cover Contest

The new horror novel, The Wretched from David E. Gates, the author of original horror stories: The Roots of Evil and The Ghost of Clothes, has won SILVER in the Authors DB 2017 Cover Contest. Set in and around Portsmouth, UK, The Wretched tells a creepy and horrifying story of a malevolent and evil force rising up to affect…