Frauds Among Us

Reprints. Many magazine and anthologies avoid these like a five dollar hooker with a nasty cough. But what exactly is a reprint, and do publishers even check? First off, a reprint is any story that has been previously printed elsewhere. In lay man’s terms that means it’s secondhand. In perverts terms that means it ain’t a virgin. Publishers want that virgin piece, that never before … Continue reading Frauds Among Us

Lost In The Dark by Matt Michaelis

  The road curved through the swamp.  Headlights preceded the car as it careened over the asphalt, faster than the signs would allow it. “Slow down, John, you’re going too fast!” “We have to get to my parents’ house tonight, Sue.  We can’t afford a hotel room.” “We won’t make it if you slide off the road and into a ditch!” His voice rose, “Jesus … Continue reading Lost In The Dark by Matt Michaelis

Best of the Demonic

New to Deadman’s Tome? Want to help support the authors that are featured? Then check out The Best of the Demonic! The Best of the Demonic compiles an assortment of editor picks as a way to celebrate our two years of publication. Loaded with ten gruesome, horrific tales that will pull you to the edge of your seat, this greatest hits anthology will deliver back-to-back … Continue reading Best of the Demonic

Hiatus

I’ve been on a hiatus for a while. As something of a jack of all trades, I dabble in many things such as writing, filming and schooling while maintaining a steady job. On top of this, there will be a new addition to the Dedman family. The first of many miracles this family will surely be gifted with, and my wife and I embrace it … Continue reading Hiatus