This is the fourth in a series of short stories by debut author Elliott James.
The line between reality and dream is never entirely clear under the best of circumstances…and when John Charming finds himself being hunted through a nightmare house, it is far from the best of circumstances.
This is the third in a series of short stories by debut author Elliott James. The first of his novels, Charming, is available now.
Trying to make money off the grid, John Charming discovers an underground poker tournament where the hors d’oeuvres are made of human flesh and the players are gambling with much more than their money. All bets are off.
Word count: ~12,300
Other Short Fiction by Elliott James:
Charmed I’m Sure
Don’t Go Chasing Waterfalls Pushing Luck Surreal Estate
This is the second in a series of short stories by debut author Elliott James. The first of his novels, Charming, is available now.
Nothing with the Cunning Folk is ever free. When John Charming goes to Sarah White for help with a minor ghost problem, he soon finds himself dealing with a restless spirit on a completely different scale. And the last thing you want to be when hunting a water spirit is out of your depth…
This is the first in a series of short stories by debut author Elliott James. The first of his novels, Charming, is available now.
When Tom Morris encounters a naked man walking along the interstate with no memory of how he got there, the smart thing to do is drive away. The only problem is, Tom Morris has secrets of his own. Like the fact that he comes from a long line of witch finders, monster slayers, and enchantment breakers, or that his real name is Charming. John Charming.
He comes from a line of Charmings — an illustrious family of dragon slayers, witch-finders and killers dating back to before the fall of Rome. Trained by a modern day version of the Knights Templar, monster hunters who have updated their methods from chain mail and crossbows to Kevlar and shotguns, John Charming was one of the best–until a curse made him one of the abominations the Knights were sworn to hunt.
That was a lifetime ago. Now, John tends bar under an assumed name in rural Virginia and leads a peaceful, quiet life. That is, until a vampire and a blonde walked into his bar…
CHARMING is the first novel in a new urban fantasy series which gives a new twist to the Prince Charming tale.