The full title of this piece is "God's Mysterious Ways Revealed or How Dora Flemings Lost Her Faith and Found God (Me)" As mysteries go, they don't come much bigger than "does god exist and if so, what is his/her nature?" AmIright?
George Murdham is the target of a Burmese hit squad. Normally he's the hitter. He's not really concerned for his safety. He's known as murder-man and he's confident that he has the upper hand, but he's frustrated that he doesn't know who ordered his demise. Contains extreme scenes of violence and rape.
George Murdham is in the middle of a routine blackmail scheme when a strange call from a minor contact alerts him to a mysterious scheme to have him murdered. Whoever the mysterious mastermind behind his intended demise, they are soon to learn that it's not a good idea to order a hit on the hitter.
Six men have been murdered, and the only apparent link between them is they are all into the M in S&M. But something doesn't feel right to Denny Bowie. He knew one of the victims. The guy wasn't a masochist. He was a voyeur.
Sandy awakens after having been attacked by her new lover, Victor, to find that what she had assumed was a minor sexual proclivity is actually a full-on deviant obsession. And what's worse, he has the scientific wherewithall to ... well, that would be spoling it if I told you.
AA single college student has what seems like the best first date of her life with the mature and handsome Researcher she recently met. But things get weird when he takes her home and introduces her to his inexplicably jealous cat.
Hartford County Sheriff, Delton Ross, dreams of a retirement of peaceful fishing unencumbered by the drama and petty nuisances that beset a lawman - even one from a tranquil community in rural Illinois. Unfortunately, until that day and the accompanying gold watch come, he’ll have to deal with the criminals and the domestic disputes the best that he can.
After a tragic failed bust leaves Dallas Police Detective Sarah Kingsley without a partner, leaving her future and her emotional state in flux, a mysterious house guest arrives to bring even more turmoil to Sarah's life in the opening chapters of Maryann Miller's Open Season.
Ten years ago, an under cover CIA op in China met the forlorn mistress of a PLA goon, and learned that she literaly held the secret to a terrifying covert weapons system in her arms.
An agent of the US government on assignment in China receives orders to meet with the mistress of a Communist Party honcho who has secrets to share. Piece of cake, right?
Strange things can happen in the Louisiana swamps. When a biker sets out for an evening ride on a backwoods road, he's not prepared for the menacing truck that forces him off the road. And he's definately not prepared for the haunting cajun beauty with the dark eyes and the foul tasting concoction nursing him back to health. Could she possibly have an agenda of her own?
When a potty-mouthed, dirty-minded PI gets a call from the worried brother of a missing girl, he begins working the LA circuit greasing the palms of the down-and-out in an effort to flush out his quarry.
Lucy Collins has just moved from London to Kennet, a small town of 10,000 in the British the countryside to care for her ailing mother. She anticipates a boring work-a-day existence, but a mysterious car crash on a country road seems promising.
A young British Constable moves from London to the countryside to care for her ailing mother, and quickly learns that small towns can have the same level of excitement as the big city.
Some days you just can’t get rid of a body. When a plan to steal a night deposit on Halloween night goes bad, Tommy, a would-be thief, winds up dead. So now what?
Interview with author J. David Core. Dave's work was featured in episodes 1, 6, 11, 19 of season one of the Thrills and Mystery Podcast.
When a new guy in town recognizes the cocktail waitress from his past it feels like old times. At least until he remembers that she owes him $40, and he decides to collect on the debt ... no matter who interferes.
Horror maven, AE Hodge presents two tales of horror with a twist. In a seldom-seen second-person narrative, the audience is treated as a character, a young child in a post apocalyptic scape desperately searching to find something to eat before being eaten. Then a new-hire at a pharmaceuticals company rises quickly through the ranks, but at what cost?
A killer tries to rationalize his actions, but even as he does so, the guilt he feels can't be kept at bay. A visitor to a small town finds himself at a bizarre wedding with a twist on the concept of "'Til death."
A down-on-his-luck drifter is approached by a gleeful cuckold in a bar. He’s being offered free sex and a pocketful of cash. What could possibly go wrong? Warning: This story contains violence, strong sexual content, profanity and other things you might not want the NSA finding on your hard drive.
L.A. police Captain Paul Edge loves everything to do with motorcycles – except for some of the dirtballs who ride them. When a young woman with no reason to die supposedly throws herself from a hotel balcony during a biker party, Edge suspects foul play. Gritty, moody, and smart, this story has everything M.A. Petterson’s fans have come to expect from his stories.
An undercover cop is assigned to LA's Skid Row to investigate a series of ritual suicides. There he comes into contact with the druggies, the down-and-out, the winos, and a strange sub-culture of Voo Doo and magic practitioners.
Today's episode features three brief literary stories each read by the author. A newly divorced man attempts to revive his muse and his love life by taking a night class. A man goes looking for his wife in a strange place, but finds unintended trouble instead. A wife with a love of poetry feels unrepresented in her own life.
A freelance photographer in Instanbul gets a little more than he bargained for when he agrees to help his government recover a valuable microdot. They say love hurts, but lust can hurt a whole lot worse.
When you grab the wife of a small-time construction company owner, make sure he's not from the family; and while your at it, make sure he isn't smarter than you are. Natalie's husband isn't exactly Michael Corleone, but he has a connection or two he can call on in a pinch.