Welcome to a world of narrative prose where gut wrenching horror, edge of your seat suspense, irony, parody and sarcasm leap off the pages and grab you by the throat. From bestselling author Patrick James Ryan from BLACK BED SHEET BOOKS of BLOOD VERSE, THE NIGHT IT GOT OUT and THE MAGGOTS UNDERNEATH THE PORCH, Patrick James Ryan spins these tales in captivating poetic couplets that are sure to jab razor-like barbs into the sensitive, sinewy fibers of our brains. DEADMAN’S TOME is proud to present Patrick James Ryan’s poetic collection, BLOOD PROSE. This book is dedicated in loving memory of my Mom, Cathy — a huge fan, supporter, and enthusiastic believer in my writing.It is true what they say about mothers that they hold our hands when we are young but our hearts forever. Mom, you have always and will always hold mine in the palm of your hand.