Broken Society

Youths on the rampage, Vicious and feral. Dare to tackle? At your peril. Gangs ruling streets, Squabbling over little, Reducing communities, To something brittle. Bottles thrown, No care for others. Mindless vandalism, By them and their “brothers”. Kids getting knifed. Police unable, unwilling, Citing lack of resources, To stop their killing. Where are the parents?…

The Deeper Roots of Evil

The sequel to The Roots of Evil, my first horror novel, is coming along nicely… Five chapters completed last week. Six if you count one I’d already written a while back but now placed in the new book. Looking to release later this year… Will be bigger, bloodier and bolder, with more deaths and a…

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…

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…