Contemporary ghost stories in the Victorian tradition recounted by four women in a lonely clubhouse on Halloween afternoon. The retired teacher, a former accountant, an ex-librarian, and a nurse meet monthly to share progress in writing their family histories. But on Halloween, the women fall to sharing forgotten tales of a haunted apron, a possessed […]
Four shivery ghost stories best read during the dark fall hours. Happy Holidays from the Cemetery brings together time shifts along the Santa Fe Trail, spirits of Native American legends, gothic ambition, and evil lurking at the portals to the underworld. First, “Halloween at the Gates of Hell,” takes us to a Goth party in […]
Two romantic ghost stories, one contemporary and one historical, of love lost but life treasured. Sometimes truth is only discovered in death. In an old riverside town, ghosts abound. Every Halloween the Ghost Tour trolley driver regales passengers with local lurid tales. But the reverend refuses to allow his haunted steamboat gothic chapel to be […]
Please note: Trespassing Time is out of print, but you can purchase copies direct from several of the authors. Please use the contact form if you are interested, thank you! On the lonely trails of the windswept plains, desperate spirits wander across time burdened with the raw emotion of their unsettled lives. Does the fog […]
Ghostly Tales by Sheri L. McGathy is a collection of four short ghost stories set on the American prairie. They first made their debut in the anthology Trespassing Time. The stories range from the humorous to the scary, with ghosts that might make you smile, cause your heart to sigh, perhaps bring a tear to […]
Inspector Cole Dunavan finds himself in the middle of a parking garage with no memory except of his murder. After remembering who he is and accepting that he is now a ghost, he has more problems. He is a ghost with no idea how being a ghost works. No one sees or hears him. He […]
When Amy moves into a cosy country house with Ryan, she discovers a mysterious presence and finds the man she loves has an ugly and dangerous side. This short story combines paranormal elements of horror and ghost stories and delivers a gripping and frightening tale of a woman struggling to survive.
When 14-year-old Cassie’s family buys the grand old mansion on the prairie, she is caught in a frightening web of intrigue. A mysterious cold presence whispers to her and a dangerous stranger spys on them. Cassie must solve the mystery and free a dead girl’s ghost from her family’s past. Ages 11-14 – Grades 5-8 […]